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Local Obits for Fri. Oct 28th, 2022


Ray Lewis Lanier, Sr., 90, Dawsonville
Ray Lewis Lanier, Sr., age 90, of Dawsonville, Georgia, passed peacefully from this life on October 28, 2022. He was born to the late Louis and Almarita Lee Lanier on August 2, 193 ...


Helen Roberts Boyd, 89, Gainesville
Helen Roberts Boyd, 89, passed away peacefully on October 28, 2022 with her family by her side. Helen was born in Glen Alan, Mississippi, on September 28, 1933 to the late Nobbi ...
Willis Clifton Pendley, 93, Gainesville
Mr. Willis Clifton Pendley age 93 of Gainesville, Ga. died Friday, October 28, 2022, in Hall county. A funeral service will be held at 2 pm Monday, October 31, 2022, in the Litt ...
David Crocker, 60, Flowery Branch
David Crocker, 60. Of Flowery Branch, GA passed suddenly on Friday, October 28, 2022. He was preceded in death by his mother, Susie Crocker; and father, Jack Crocker, Sr. David was ...
Wendell Wayne Echols, age 82, of Alto, passed away on Friday, October 28, 2022, following an extended illness.  Born on April 13, 1940, in Lula, he was a son of the late Ha ...
Essie Gertrude Gilstrap, 87, Murrayville
Mrs. Essie Gertrude Gilstrap, age 87, of Murrayville, passed away Friday, October 28, 2022.   Essie was born in White County on July 19, 1935, to the late Robert and Lil ...
Clyde Rondal Hulsey, 78, Clermont
Clyde Rondal Hulsey, age 78, of Clermont, passed away on Friday, October 28, 2022.   Mr. Hulsey was born on February 22, 1944, in Hall County, to the late Herschel and M ...
Rose R. McConnell, 84, Gainesville
Rose R. McConnell 84, of Gainesville went peacefully on October 28, 2022.  Rose was born on March 20, 1938, in Homer, GA., to the late Jim and Maude Jump Ray.  She was th ...
Catherine “Mimi” Padgett, 94, Gainesville
Catherine “Mimi” Padgett, age 94 of Fuquay Varina, North Carolina entered heaven Friday Morning October 28, 2022 at her daughter’s residence in Gainesville. &n ...
Willis Clifton Pendley, 93, Gainesville
Mr. Willis Clifton Pendley age 93 of Gainesville, Ga. died Friday October 28, 2022 in Hall county.   A funeral service will be held at 2 pm Monday October 31, 2022, in t ...
Curtis Strickland, 80, Gainesville
Curtis Strickland affectionately known as “Papa” was born September 18, 1942 to the late Clarence and Louise Parks Strickland in Buford, Georgia.  Curtis answered ...


Constance “Connie” Wagner Helfrich, 85, passed away on Sunday, October 23, 2022 after a brief illness.  Connie, an only child, was born in Toledo, Ohio on May 15, ...


Mrs. Linda Faye Stokely Hogsed, age 71 of Toccoa passed away Friday, October 28, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville. A daughter of the late Joseph Ralph and Do ...


Robert Anthony Owens, 56, Cleveland
Robert Anthony Owens, age 56 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, October 28, 2022. Mr. Owens was born December 14, 1965 in Athens, GA to Gwen Bond Owens and the late Robert &ldq ...
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.