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Local Obits for Fri. Jan 21st, 2022


Dorothy Myers, 100, Buford
Dorothy Myers, age 100, entered her Heavenly Home on January 21, 2022.  She was born in East Stroudsburg PA, to John and Annette Lebar.   Dorothy, a WWII veteran, ...
Larry Otis Roberts, 73, Buford
Larry Otis Roberts, 73, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, January 21, 2022. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dewey and Dorothy Roberts; daughter, Jenny Long; and grandda ...


Marvin M. Black, age 97, of Habersham County, Georgia passed away January 14, 2022, of natural causes. He lived a full and accomplished life and ...
Joyce Rucker Street, 64, Cornelia
Joyce Rucker Street, age 64, of Cornelia, passed away on Friday, January 21, 2022.  Born on December 1, 1957, in New York City, New York, she was a daughter of the late Jam ...
Rebecca Sue Wood, 67, Clarkesville
Rebecca Sue Wood, age 67 of Clarkesville, passed away January 21, 2022. A life-long native of Habersham County, Sue was born on September 1, 1954.  She was the daughter of ...


Mary Dale Cole Dobbs, 78, Gainesville
Mary Dale Cole Dobbs, 78, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on January 21, 2022. Dale was born in Gainesville to the late Woodrow Wilson Cole and Margaret Cross Cole. She was pre ...
Judy Elaine Franks, 69, Gainesville
Ms. Judy Elaine Franks, 69, of Gainesville passed away Friday, January 21, 2022 at The Oaks at Limestone following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m ...
Joseph Magdaleno Gutierrez, 23, Gainesville
Mr. Joseph Magdaleno Gutierrez, age 23, of Gainesville passed away Friday, January 21, 2022. Funeral Mass will be 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at Mision Catolicia San ...
Gary Eugene Reed, 75, Oakwood
Mr. Gary Eugene Reed, age 75 of Oakwood, passed away on Friday, January 21, 2022 at his residence surrounded by family. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Monday, Januar ...
Dildra Young Shelton, 61, Gainesville
Mrs. Dildra Young Shelton, age 61 of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, January 21, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Braselton. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 ...


Ruth Pauline Blalock, 91, Maysville
Mrs. Ruth Pauline Blalock, age 91, of Maysville, GA died Friday, January 21, 2022 at her residence.  Mrs. Blalock was born in Vanna, GA to the late Early E. Lee and Mamie Viol ...
Shelia Kathryn Chandler, 73, Maysville
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Mrs. Shelia Kathryn Chandler 73 of Maysville, Ga. who passed away Friday Jan. 21, 2022.  Mrs. Chandler was a homemaker.  She love ...
Darthy Ann Garrison Hix, 82, Commerce
Mrs. Darthy Ann Garrison Hix, age 82, of Commerce, GA died Friday, January 21, 2022 at Beehive of Gainesville.  Mrs. Hix was born in Commerce to the late Thurston and Lissie B ...
Darrell Holder, 72, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Darrell Holder, age 72, of Hoschton, Georgia, who entered into rest on Friday, January 21, 2022. Mr. Holder was born in Jackson County ...


Randy Michael Pruitt, 63, Dahlonega
Words overflow like a fount for Randy Michael Pruitt, who passed away suddenly on January 21, 2022 at the age of 63. He was a husband, father, papa, brother, and friend who lived a ...
David Thatcher, Sr., 73, Dahlonega
  David Thatcher, Sr., age 73, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on January 21, 2022. He is preceded in death by his parents: Jane and John Thatcher, Sr. and his brother: J ...


Reverend Newton Phillips age 88 of Toccoa passed away Friday January 21, 2022 at his residence. A son of the late Reese and Katie Rumsey Phillips, he was born April 23, 1933 in ...


Regina Blalock Lovell, 74, Cleveland
Regina Blalock Lovell, age 74 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, January 21, 2022. Mrs. Lovell was born January 22, 1947, in Cleveland, GA to the late J.W. and Willie Mae Turner ...
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.