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Local Obits for Sat. Jan 22nd, 2022


Pearl Revis Swansey, 75, Hoschton
Pearl Revis Swansey, age 75, of Hoschton, GA passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022. She was born on April 11, 1946 in Marion, McDowell County, North Carolina to the late Wilburn W ...


Hoyt Lamar Lang, 68, Dawsonville
Hoyt Lamar Lang, age 68 of Dawsonville, passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022. Mr. Lang was born June 23, 1953 in Detroit, MI to the late Hoyt Lang Sr. and Marion Deerman Lang. ...


Tracy Lynn Turpin, 47, Gainesville
Ms. Tracy Lynn Turpin age 47 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday December 15, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Memorial services will ...


William "Bill" Frank Drury, 90, Clarkesville
William “Bill” Frank Drury, 90, of Clarkesville, GA, passed away into God’s graces on January 22nd after a long and well lived life. Bill was born on January 3 ...


Judy A Burnette, 73, Gainesville
Mrs. Judy A Burnette, 73, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022 following a sudden illness at Northeast Georgia Medical Gainesville Campus. Funeral services ...
Hazel Yearwood Cofer, 100, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Hazel Yearwood Cofer, age 100, passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022 at The Oaks of Braselton, surrounded by her family. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, Jan ...
Diane Pendley, 86, Oakwood
Diane Pendley 86, of Oakwood passed away Saturday January 22, 2022. Diane was born on May 31, 1935, to the late Guy and Jessie Scroggs Reed. In addition to her parents Dian ...
William Presley, 68, Murrayville
William Presley, 68 of Murrayville, Ga. died on January 22, 2022. A Graveside Service will be held on Wednesday, January 26, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at Mountain View Baptist Church in C ...
John Harold Reddy, 75, Gainesville
John Harold Reddy, 75, passed away the evening of 22 January, 2022.  He was at home and surrounded by family. John (Jerry) was born in Glen Ridge, NJ on July 7, 1946.  He ...
Andrea Forrester Smith, 75, Gainesville
Mrs. Andrea Forrester Smith, 75 of Gainesville passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022 at her residence following a sudden illness. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. o ...


Mary Frances Gearing, 74, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home of Commerce announces services for Mary  Frances Gearing 74 who passed away Saturday Jan. 22, 2022.  Services will be Wednesday at 2 PM from the Chapel ...


Christopher G. “Chris” Kane, 83, of Bishop, GA, died Saturday, January 22, 2022. Mr. Kane has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Hamilton Mill Memo ...


Gwindle F. Skinner, 59, Cleveland
Gwindle F. Skinner, age 59 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022. Ms. Skinner was born April 28, 1962 in Melbourne, FL to the late Thomas James Skinner and Virgin ...
Teresa Ann Watkins, 64, Cleveland
Mrs. Teresa Ann Watkins, age 64, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022.  Mrs. Watkins was born on November 14, 1957 in Dothan, Alabama.  She is preceded ...
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.