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Local Obits for Thu. Sep 16th, 2021


Walter Eugene Wolf of Cumming, Georgia passed away on September 16, 2021.


John Paul Ferrar, 53, Alto
Mr. John Paul Ferrar, age 53, of Alto passed away Thursday, September 16, 2021. John was born in Buffalo, New York on March 1, 1968. He was preceded in death by his parents Robe ...
Doris Hardman Kitchens, 88, Demorest
Doris Hardman Kitchens, age 88, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Thursday, September 16, 2021. Mrs. Kitchens was born on September 10, 1933 in Monroe, Georgia to the late The ...
Patricia Ann Martin, 69, Cornelia
Ms. Patricia Ann Martin Horne passed away on September 16, 2021 at her residence. Pat was born July 29, 1952 to the late J.L. Martin and Mary Ruth Smith Martin. Ms. Horne worked ...
Bennie Smith, 87, Clarkesville
Bennie Smith of Clarkesville, Georgia died peacefully at the age of 87 on Thursday, September 16, 2021. He was born on April 15, 1934, to parents Clarence and Bessie Mealor Smit ...


Dwayne Allan Ryals, 67, Lula
Rev. Dwayne Allan Ryals, 67 of Lula, passed away on September 16, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Dwayne was born in Gainesville to ...
Pat M Battle, 77, Gainesville
Pat M Battle, age 77 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, September 16, 2021 at his home after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis. He was born on April 4, 1944 in H ...
Deborah Grace Davidson, 73, Gainesville
Deborah Grace Davidson, age 73, died Thursday, September 16, 2021, in her home in Gainesville, Georgia suddenly from complications related to ongoing medical conditions.  ...
Patty Carolyn Gaines, Flowery Branch
Patty Carolyn Gaines of Flowery Branch died from an extended battle with Leukemia on September 16, 2021. Patty was born in 1944 in Summerland, MS. She was raised in Pascagoula, MS ...
Fay Ellen Pocock, 83, Gainesville
Mrs. Fay Ellen Pocock, 83, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, September 16, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p ...
Nancy Smith, 71, Murrayville
Ms. Nancy Smith, age 71, of Murrayville, passed away Thursday, September 16, 2021.   Ms. Smith was born in Blue Island, Illinois to the late William and Jeannette Breaul ...
Royce Winter, 76, Gainesville
Reverend Royce Winter, age 76, went to his Heavenly Home on September 16, 2021.   Royce was born on May 31, 1945, to the late Zack and Mattie Line Howard Winters. He att ...


  John Teddy “Ted” Williams, age 74, of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, September 16, 2021.   Mr. Williams was born on August 22, 1947, in Atlant ...
Barbara Sutton Blackwell, 74, Cleveland
Barbara Sutton Blackwell, age 74, of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, September 16, 2021.Bl Mrs. Blackwell was born on July 3, 1947, in Cleveland, Georgia, to the late Boss a ...
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.