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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jan 29th, 2022


Randall Vaughters, 68, Dawsonville
Randall Vaughters, 68, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday January 29, 2022 at his residence surrounded by family and friends following a brief illness. Born February 17, 1953, ...


Anne Cochran Christopher, 80, Lawrenceville
Anne Cochran Christopher, age 80, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Saturday, January 29, 2022. She was preceded in death by her step father, Hugh Lackey, step mother, Elizabeth ...
Menilyn Merrick Gass, 86, Suwanee
Menilyn Merrick Gass, age 86, of Suwanee, GA, passed away on Saturday, January 29, 2022.  She is survived by her children, Zelma Badu-Younge (Paschal) of Athen, OH, and Jonath ...
Mrs. Susie Grace Plunkett Haney was born October 24, 1925, on the farm on Plunkett Road in Buford that has been in her family now for more than a century. She was born there and ma ...


Arthur Steven Harris, 70, Gainesville
Arthur Steven Harris (70) of Gainesville, GA passed away on Saturday, January 29, 2022. A Celebration of Life will be held at Concord Baptist Church in Clermont, GA on February ...
Michael David McDaniel, Sr. age 57 of Oakwood entered heaven Saturday January 29, 2022 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville with his family by his side. Michael ...
Jimmy Waldrep, 85, New Holland
Jimmy Waldrep, age 85, of New Holland, GA, passed away on Saturday, January 29, 2022.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Geneva R. Waldrep; mother, Clara Mae Cantrell ...
Thomas George Wright, Jr., 89, Gainesville
Thomas George Wright Jr., 89, of Gainesville, GA passed away on January 29, 2022. He was born in Tarcentum, PA on May 11, 1932.


Harlen Edgar Loggins, 83, Commerce
Mr. Harlen Edgar Loggins, age 83, of Commerce, Ga., passed away Saturday, January 29, 2022. Born in White County, he was the son of the late Samuel Edward and Pauline Jackson Lo ...


Dianne Wilson McClelland, 72, of Bogart and formerly of Menomonie, Wisconsin, died peacefully in her home on January 29, 2022.   Dianne was born on Mother’s Day ...
Roger Lynn McEntire, 51, Danielsville
Mr. Roger Lynn McEntire, age 51, of Danielsville, GA died Saturday, January 29, 2022 at Traditions – Lithonia.  Mr. McEntire was born in Commerce to the late Benny Lamar ...
Hulda Mae Hood Smith, 100, Savannah
Hulda Mae Hood Smith, age 100 of Savannah, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 29, 2022.  Born on December 8, 1921, Mrs. Smith was the daughter of the late Hug ...


John Lumpkin Foster, Jr., 85, Cleveland
In the early evening on Saturday, January 29, 2022, John Lumpkin Foster, Jr. completed his journey on earth surrounded by the love and laughter of family and close friends.  ...
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.