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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Jan 20th, 2022


Mrs. Marjorie Lou Whitfield Broome, age 85, of Homer, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, January 20, 2022. Mrs. Broome was born on May 2, 1936 in Banks County to ...


Byong K. Choi, 71, Dacula
Mr. Byong K. Choi, 71 of Dacula, GA, died January 20, 2022.  Mr. Choi is survived by his wife Miyon Choi, son Brian Choi, Daughter & Son-in-law Lina and Eui Jong, and seve ...
Stephen Brian Hardegree, 52, Snellvill
Stephen Brian Hardegree, 52, of Snellville, Georgia, passed away unexpectedly in his home on January 20, 2022. Stephen was born July 31, 1969 in Fort Hood, Texas, the son of Jim ...
Harold Lavern Steed, 80, Dacula
Harold Lavern Steed, age 80, of Dacula, GA passed away on Thursday, January 20, 2022. He was preceded in death by parents, Roy and Ruby Steed; wife, Barbara Steed; brother, Billy S ...


Joyce Wade Jordan, 93, Alto
Joyce Wade Jordan, age 93, of Alto, passed away on Thursday, January, 20, 2022. Born on June 22, 1928, in Cornelia, she was a daughter of the late Sherman Wade and Ola Gailey Wa ...
Lou Hellen Densmore Turpin, 78, Clarkesville
Lou Hellen Densmore Turpin, age 78, of the Hollywood Community in Clarkesville, passed away on Thursday, January 20, 2022. Born on February 24, 1943, in Turnerville, she was a d ...
Lisa Thurmond Wall, 51, Mt. Airy
On Thursday, January 20, 2022, Lisa Thurmond Wall, age 51 of Mt. Airy, GA went home to be with her heavenly Father and was welcomed there by her earthly father Roger Thurmond, gran ...


Charles Eugene "Danny" Stow, 78, Gainesville
Charles Eugene "Danny" Stow, 78 of Gainesville died Thursday January 20, 2022 at his residence. A funeral mass will be held Thursday January 27, 2022 at St. Michael Ca ...
Nancy Lavale Williams, 67, Gainesville
Nancy Lavale Williams was born February 4, 1954 to Perry and Nancy Cleo Williams. As a Gainesville native, Lavale was very proud to have attended Fair Street School and E.E. Butler ...
Robert Floyd Williamson, Jr., 90, Gainesville
Robert Floyd Williamson, Jr. age 90, of Gainesville, passed away on January 20, 2022. Floyd was born and raised in East Point, Georgia. He was baptized at The First Baptist Chur ...


Walter Fayette Smith, 69, Hoschton
Walter Fayette Smith, age 69, of Hoschton, GA passed away on Thursday, January 20, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Alice Smith of Hoschton; son, Fletcher Smith of Hoschton; daugh ...


Randall David Thomason, 61, Dahlonega
Mr. Randall David Thomason age 61 of Dahlonega, Ga passed away on Thursday January 20, 2022 at his residence following a sudden illness.        Funeral servi ...


Mrs. Leawella Elliot Deaton, age 89 of Toccoa, Georgia passed away January 20, 2022 in her home with her beloved children and animals. Leawella’s life would seem too sho ...


Jack Enright, 99, Helen
Many people answer the call when it comes. Jack Enright showed up before the call was made. He showed up for his family. For his church. His community. His country. Always ready an ...
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.