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Local Obits for Sun. Oct 16th, 2022


James Edward Gosnell, age 84, of Homer, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 16, 2022. Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements have b ...
Mr. Nucoma Edward Grindle, age 44, of Lula, passed away Sunday, October 16, 2022. Mr. Grindle was born in Hall County on January 2, 1978.  He was a lab technician at Cobb H ...
Thurston (Cowboy) Turpin 69 of Homer passed away Saturday, Oct. 16, 2022.  Services will be Wednesday at 11 AM from the Chapel of Ivie Funeral Home.  The family will rece ...


Mary Frances Anglin Oakes, age 83, of Wichita, KS passed away on Sunday, October 16, 2022.   She was preceded in death by her husband, Tommy “Mack” Oakes; par ...


Eva Beth Nicholson “Granny” Beck, age 85, of Mt. Airy, passed away Sunday, October 16, 2022.  Born on October 8, 1937, in Greenville, South Carolina, she was a ...
Cheryl Arlene Bray, 65, Cornelia
Ms. Cheryl Arlene Bray, 65, passed away on October 16th in her home in Cornelia, Georgia after a long struggle with cancer. Her funeral will be held privately at the Jackson Family ...
Delores Brooks Orr, 78, Cornelia
Dolores Brooks Orr, age 78, of Cornelia, Georgia formerly of East Point, Georgia passed away on Sunday, October 16, 2022. Mrs. Orr was born on January 16, 1944 in Milledgeville, ...
Sara Frances Wright, 98, Cornelia
Sara Frances Wright, age 98, of Cornelia, passed away on Sunday, October 16, 2022.  Born on June 24, 1924, in Franklin County, she was a daughter of the late Joe and Franni ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Dorothy Jean “Dot” Hunt, age 86, of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Sunday October 16, 2022. Mrs. Hunt was born in Kn ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Ms. Dorothy Jennifer Westmoreland, age 50, of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Sunday October 16, 2022. Ms. Westmoreland was born in An ...
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.