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Local Obits for Fri. Nov 4th, 2022


Petty Officer First Class Ryan Nix, 44, of Bedford, Kentucky and formerly of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away suddenly on Friday November 4, 2022.   Born August 1, 1978, ...


Connie Reagin Sayer, 75, Clarkesville
Connie Reagin Sayer, age 75 of Clarkesville, Georgia took her heavenly flight home to be with the Lord on Friday, November 04, 2022 following a courageous battle with cancer. Bo ...


Mary Elizabeth Ballinger, 85, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Ballinger, age 85, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, November 4, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville. Graveside services will be ...
Judy M. Bannister, 69, Flowery Branch
  Judy M. Bannister, age 69, of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away on Friday, November 4, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her father, Billy Bannister; mother, Kate Mu ...
Colleene Potts Ivey, 96, Gainesville
Colleene Potts Ivey, age 96, of Gainesville went to be with her Lord and Savior on November 4, 2022 in hospice care. She was born on October 25, 1926 in Alto to the late Gibson ...
David Dwight Oliver, 79 of Lula passed away Friday November 4, 2022, at his home following a brief illness.   A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Oliver was the son ...
Edward Terrell Trammell, 95, Chicopee
Mr. Edward Terrell Trammell, age 95 of Chicopee, passed away on Friday, November 4, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral services will be ...


Betty Joyce Adams Hanley, 91, Commerce
Ms. Betty Joyce Adams Hanley, age 91, of Commerce, GA died Friday, November 4, 2022 at Silverleaf Personal Care Home, Athens.  Ms. Hanley was born in Hull, GA to the late, Jes ...
Mr. Gordon Raymond Van Fossen passed away  Friday Nov. 4, 2022.  Memorial Services will be Monday at 2 PM from the Chapel of Ivie Funeral Home. The family will receive fr ...


Marlene Murphy Sharretts was a caring wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend who passed away at home in Toccoa, GA surrounded by her husband and children on Novem ...
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.