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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Aug 28th, 2021

Habersham

Homer Leroy Free, 93, Demorest
Homer Leroy Free, age 93 of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 28, 2021 surrounded by his family following an extended illness. Born in Habersha ...
Mr. Melvin Harrison Ledford, 81, of Alto passed away Saturday, August 28, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Thur ...

Hall

Frank Creegan, 78, Gainesville
Frank Creegan, 78, of Gainesville passed away Saturday August 28, 2021 at The Phoenix at Lake Lanier following an extended illness. Mr. Creegan was born May 12, 1943 in Dundee, ...
Dorothy Laverne Adams, 74, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Dorothy Laverne Adams, age 74, of Flowery Branch passed away on Saturday, August 28, 2021 at Landmark Hospital. Funeral services will be held 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, September ...
Rodney Charles Benefield, 48, Flowery Branch
Mr. Rodney Charles Benefield age 48 of Flowery Branch, Ga passed away on Thursday August 26, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center- Braselton, Ga.         ...
Penelope Eileen Pawling Chinik passed away on Saturday, August 28, 2021 after a brief battle with cancer.  She was born October 17, 1942 in Queens, NY to the late John and Geo ...
Mary Helen Currie, 85, Gainesville
Mrs. Mary Helen Currie, 85, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, August 28, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness.   Funeral services will be held at 11:0 ...
Phil “Splinter” Thomas Griffin, of Gainesville Georgia, born in 1933 and died on August 28, 2021. Phil is survived by his patient and dedicated wife of 67 years Sue Bel ...
Chasiti Lanea Hopkins, 34, Gainesville
Chasiti Lanea Hopkins the daughter of Tracy Lamar Gaudlock and Dionee Rodell Hopkins was born on June 1, 1987. She departed this life on August 28, 2021. Chasiti, attended schools ...
Harold Dean Nichols, 79, Braselton
Mr. Harold Dean Nichols, 79, of Braselton, passed away August 28, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 4, 2021 in the Chapel of Memorial Park ...
Marlin A. Sloan, 90, Gainesville
Mr. Marlin A. Sloan, Jr. passed away August 28, 2021 after an extended illness. He was born December 23, 1930 in Catoosa County (Ringgold), GA to the late Marlin A. Sloan, Sr. a ...

Jackson

Terry Franklin Baxter, 51, Pendergrass
  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Terry Franklin Baxter, age 51 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, August 28, 2021.  Mr. Baxter, k ...
Keith Lloyd Conner, 69, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Keith Lloyd Conner, age 69 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, August 28, 2021.  Mr. Conner was born in Miami, ...

Other

Freddie Yvonne McFarlin Barnes, 85, of the New Bethel community passed away Saturday morning, August 28, 2021, at her home. Born June 9, 1936, Carnesville, she was the daughter ...

White

Laura Beth Allen, 55, Cleveland
Laura Beth Allen of Cleveland, GA passed away peacefully the morning of Saturday, August 28th 2021, surrounded by family and friends. She fought a hard battle with cancer. Beth ...
Robbie Knievel, daredevil son of Evel Knievel, dies at 60
Robbie Knievel, an American stunt motorcycle performer and son of thrill-seeking father Evel Knievel, has died
Tatjana Patitz, supermodel of '80s and '90s, dies at 56
One of an elite group of glamorous supermodels who graced magazine covers in the ’80s and ’90s and appeared in George Michael’s “Freedom
Nate Thayer, reporter who interviewed Pol Pot, dies
Nate Thayer, a fearless reporter who survived several brushes with death while covering conflict in Southeast Asia and was the last Western journalist to interview Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot, has died
Bob Penny, bit actor in numerous Hollywood films, dies at 87
An Alabama actor who played small roles in movies including “Forrest Gump” and “Sweet Home Alabama” has died at age 87
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of ‘beautiful game,’ has died
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of soccer, has died
Eloise R. Gilmer dead at 97
Eloise R. Gilmer of Gainesville passed away at the age of 97 Wednesday, December 7, 2022.
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.