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Local Obits for Sun. Jan 23rd, 2022


Ronald Calhoun, 84, Winder
Ronald Calhoun, age 84, resident of Winder, GA passed away Sunday, January 23, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton. Ron is preceded in death by his mother, Juanita B ...


Glenn Thomas Worley, 21, Dawsonville
Glenn Thomas Worley, 21, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday, January 23, 2022. Glenn was the son of Jeff and Nancee Worley, big brother to Andrew Worley and grandson of Patsy and Pr ...


Wayne Grizzle, 87, Duluth
Wayne Grizzle age 87 of Duluth, Georgia passed away on January 23, 2022. He was born on February 6, 1934 in Suches, Georgia later moving to Duluth, Georgia. He was a farm ...
Heath J. Masters, 21, Lawrenceville
Heath J. Masters, age 21, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on Sunday, January 23, 2022.  He was preceded in death by his grandparents Cloy and Vernell Etheridge Masters, and ...


Nancy Wade Browning, 67, Clarkesville
Nancy Wade Browning, age 67, of Clarkesville, passed away on Sunday, January 23, 2022. Born on March 20, 1954, in Demorest, she was a daughter of the late Woodrow B. Wade and Fr ...
John Hunter, 67, Cornelia
John Hunter, age 67, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, January 23, 2022. Private Graveside Services will be held at Yonah Memorial Gardens. Arrangements have been e ...


John A. Ferguson, Jr., 82, Gainesville
John A Ferguson, Jr., 82, President and CEO of Northeast Georgia Health System for more than 40 years, passed away Sunday, January 23, following an extended illness. John attended ...
Curtus Lamar Justus, 78, Flowery Branch
Curtus Lamar Justus, age 78, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Sunday, January 23, 2022.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Issiac and Mary Justus; two brothers and ...


Randall Gerald Evans, 69, Maysville
Randal Gerald Evans, age 69 of Maysville, GA passed away on Sunday, Jan. 23, 2022.   Born on Dec. 15, 1952 in Gainesville, GA, Mr. Evans was the son of the late Wilmer G ...
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Donald Louis Hazlegrove, Jr., who was born on March 9, 1971 and entered into eternal rest January 23, 2022.  He is s ...


Michael Wade "Purcy" Purcell, 58, Eastanollee
Mr. Michael Wade “Purcy” Purcell, age 58 of Gooseneck Road, Eastanollee passed away Sunday, January 23, 2022. A son of the late Clarence and Robbie Powers Purcell, h ...
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.