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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jan 30th, 2022


Milton Eugene Dalton, age 78, of Homer, Georgia was reunited with his parents and sister on Sunday, January 30, 2022. Mr. Dalton was born on September 12, 1943 in Banks County, ...
Carolyn Saunders Vento, age 81 of Homer, GA passed away on Sunday, Jan. 30, 2022.   Born on March 1, 1940 in Miami, Fla., Mrs. Vento was the daughter of the late Thoma ...


Jerry Lee "JJ" Johnson, 54, Bethlehem
    Mr. Jerry Lee “JJ” Johnson, age 54, of Bethlehem, Georgia, passed away peacefully on January 30, 2022 surrounded by family and friends. Jerry w ...


Virginia Elizabeth Burnett, 98, Dawsonville
Virginia Elizabeth Burnett, age 98, of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, January 30, 2022.  She was at hom ...


Robert Alan “Bob” Mahan of Buford, GA, died on Sunday January 30, 2022 at the age of 76. He was born on August 31, 1945 in Bedford, IN. He received his Bachelor’s ...


Ernest "Edwin" Brock, 70, Clarkesville
Ernest “Edwin” Brock, age 70, of Clarkesville, passed away January 30, 2022. A White County native, he was the son of Ernest and Gertrude (Caudell) Brock. He atten ...
William Lamar Shook, 78, Demorest
William Lamar Shook, age 78 of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 30, 2022. Born in Clayton, Georgia on July 06, 1943, he was a son of the late C ...


Gwynelle “Gwen” DeLay, 83, Gainesville
Gwynelle “Gwen” DeLay age 83, of Gainesville entered heaven Sunday January 30, 2022 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville with her husband by her side. ...
Mr. Jimmy Wayne Shockley, Sr. born April 11, 1939 passed away January 30th, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. “Jim” to his friends, & ...
Cheryl Diane Smith, 58, Gainesville
Mrs. Cheryl Diane Smith, 58, passed away Sunday, January 30 2022. No services are planned. Born on March 23, 1963 in Gainesville, she was the daughter of the late Marshall El ...


Thomas Phillip Peavey, 77, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Thomas Phillip Peavey, age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Sunday, January 30, 2022.  Mr. Peavey was born ...


Angie Claridy Mankin, a Griffin, Spalding County resident, passed away peacefully on January 30, 2022.  Angie was born in Griffin, Georgia on July 22, 1927 a ...


Carroll Farrell Barrett, 89, Cleveland
Carroll Farrell Barrett age 89, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, January 30, 2022, Mr. Barrett was born in White County to the late Wiley and Nellie Robinson Barrett. He was a ...
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.