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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Apr 6th, 2021


Jerry Ingram, Cumming
A Forsyth County legend has passed away.  Though his life’s journey ended too soon, Jerry “Smokie” Ingram packed a lot of living into his 70 years. Born to t ...


Norma Jane Majors, 86, Alpharetta
Norma Jane Majors, 86, of Alpharetta passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church. Norma is precede ...


Lawrence G. Freeman, 94, Gainesville
Lawrence G. Freeman born in White County Ga. May 9, 1926 to Charlie E. and Nellie Mae Freeman peacefully passed away April 6, 2021 at home. He is welcomed into heaven by his wife o ...
Kristin Gomez, 53, Gainesville
Kristin Gomez, age 53, died March 23, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a long illness. Kristin was born December 21, 1967 at Fort Wainwright, Alaska. She le ...
Larry Lee Holcomb, 83, Gainesville
Larry Lee Holcomb (83), beloved husband, Dad, Papa and friend passed peacefully at his home April 6, 2021. He was married to the love of his life, Martha for 61 years. Martha and L ...
Jimmy Carter McEver, 74, Talmo
Mr. Jimmy Carter McEver, 74, of Talmo, passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date. Bor ...
Todd William Peterman, 51, Gainesville
Mr. Todd William Peterman, 51, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, Apri ...


Jerry C. Peek, 77, Commerce
Jerry C. Peek, age 77 of Commerce, GA passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at his residence. Born on June 29, 1943 in Commerce Georgia, Mr. Peek was the son of the late ...


Bobby Joe Hand, 80, Barnesville
Bobby Joe Hand, of Barnesville, Georgia, passed away on April 6, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia.             Visitation will be ...
Adam Clint West, 33, Roswell
Adam Clint West, age 33 of Roswell passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021.   Lawson Funeral Home, 4532, Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548,, 706-654-0 ...


Janice Leah Allen, 48, Toccoa
Janice Leah Allen, age 48 of Toccoa, Georgia passed away April 6, 2021. Janice was born on August 18, 1972 and was the daughter of Doug Allen and Pam York.  Other survivors ...
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died
Rev. Dr. William Hugh Cauthen dies at 92
The Reverend Dr. William Hugh Cauthen passed away peacefully onto his next life on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.
JGR co-owner Coy Gibbs, 49, dies hours after son wins title
Coy Gibbs, the vice chairman of Joe Gibbs Racing for his NFL and NASCAR Hall of Fame father, died Sunday morning just hours after his son won the Xfinity Series championship.
Jerry Lee Lewis, outrageous rock ‘n’ roll star, dies at 87
The untamable and often outrageous rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis has died at 87
Thomas Cahill, popular history writer, dead at 82
Thomas Cahill, a scholar of ancient languages and belief systems with a knack for popular storytelling who engaged history readers with such bestsellers as “How the Irish Saved Civilization” and “Desire of the Everlasting Hills,” has died at age 82
French iconic painter of black Pierre Soulages dead at 102
French painter Pierre Soulages, an icon of post-World War II European abstract art famed for his use of black, has died, according to the Soulages Museum in his hometown of Rodez
Actor in cult favorite 'American Movie' dead at 56
Musician Mike Schank, who was best known for his good guy role in the award-winning documentary film "American Movie," has died at age 56, according to a close friend
Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station
Bobby East, a three-time USAC national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.