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Local Obits for Tue. Jan 18th, 2022


Steven R. “Steve” Minton, 53, of Winder, GA, died Tuesday, January 18, 2022 after a brief illness. Steve has been cremated and a memorial service will be held at a late ...


Allen Olmstead, 61, Buford
Allen Olmstead, age 61, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, January 18, 2022. He was preceded in death by sister, Diane Sheiry. Mr. Olmstead is survived by his wife of thirty-sev ...


Edie Schroeder Bolton, 72, Clarkesville
Edie Schroeder Bolton, age 72 of Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Born in Detroit, Michigan on October 13, 1949, she was a daugh ...


Nancy June Lunsford Carder, 84, Gainesville
Mrs. Nancy June Lunsford Carder, age 84, of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Mrs. Carder was born in Suches on January 15, 1938, to the late Thomas McKinley ...
James Donald Evans, 84, Gainesville
James Donald Evans, 84 of Gainesville passed away January 18, 2022. Born in Pickens County, Mr. Evans had lived in Hall County for most of his life.  He was the son of the ...
Arbra Laverne Law, 92, Gainesville
Arbra Laverne Law was born September 21, 1929, the only child of the late Nellie Bell Thompson and Howard Rucker in Gainesville, Georgia. She departed this life on Tuesday, January ...
Mercia Patrice Millsap, 49, Gainesville
This is the day the Lord hath made and we will rejoice and be glad in it. May 24th, 1972, Father graced and blessed Samuel and Jaunita with a perfect gift, Mercia Patrice Millsap. ...


Rev. Dennis Elmer Fish, 72, Cleveland, TN formerly of Habersham County GA.
Rev. Dennis Elmer Fish, age 72, of Cleveland, Tennessee formerly of Habersham County, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, January 11, 2022. Rev. Fish was born on December 14, 1949 i ...


Laura Louise Cheely, 70, Toccoa
    Miss Laura Louise Cheely “Kimsey”, age 70 of N. Oak Street, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at Pruitt Health Toccoa. Laura was born ...
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.