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Local Obits for Sun. Nov 6th, 2022


William R. "Bill" West, Jr., 70, Dawsonville
William R. “Bill” West Jr., 70, of Dawsonville, Georgia, born September 13, 1952, passed away in his home on Sunday, November 6, 2022 surrounded by his wife and loved o ...


James “Jimmy” Thomas Black, Jr., age 66, of Suwanee, GA, passed away on Sunday, November 6, 2022.  He was preceded in death by his parents, J.T. Black, Sr. and Bar ...
Deacon William Lee Smith of Buford,Georgia passed on November 6,2022. Celebration of Life Service, Saturday, November 12,[email protected]:00pm Union Baptist Church 251 Bona Road Bufor ...
Mr. William Lee Smith of Buford, Georgia passed November 6,2022. Arrangements announced later. Young's Funeral Home Funeral Directors W. Roger Young, Chris Young, Konswel ...


Harrison Adams, 47, Clarkesville
Harrison Adams, age 47, of Clarkesville, passed away on Sunday, November 6, 2022.  Born on October 5, 1975 in Gainesville, he was a son of Sarah Adams of Clarkesville, and ...
James Irvin Edwards, 77, Cornelia
James Irvin Edwards, age 77 of Cornelia, passed away Sunday, November 6, 2022 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Cartersville, Georgia on August 31, 1945, James was the so ...


Charles Edward Bryant, 68, Gainesville
Mr. Charles Edward Bryant, 68, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, November 6, 2022 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 9, 2022 in t ...
L. E. Hill Smith, 90, Oakwood
Mrs. L E Hill Smith, age 90 of Oakwood, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 6, 2022. She was born in Toccoa, Georgia on June 4, 1932 to the late W.H. Hill and the late Willie T ...


Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Jackson Brooks, age 79, of Commerce, GA died Sunday, November 6, 2022 at her residence.  Mrs. Brooks was born in Jefferson to the late Lawrence and Lillie ...
Billy Pruitt, 62, Hoschton
Billy Pruitt, age 62, of Hoschton, GA, passed away on Sunday, November 6, 2022.  He was preceded in death by his father, Eugene Pruitt.  Billy is survived by his mother, ...


Laverne London Berrong, 85, Cleveland
LaVerne London Berrong, age 85 and a lifelong resident of Cleveland, Ga ran into the arms of her Lord and Savior on November 6, 2022. Born in Hall County Georgia on August 5th, 1 ...
Patricia "Pat" Nordan, 92, Cleveland
Patricia “Pat” Nordan, age 92, of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, November 6, 2022. Mrs. Nordan was born on November 18, 1929, in Atlanta, Georgia, to the late Edg ...
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.