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Local Obits for Mon. Feb 14th, 2022


Mary Louise Kent, 96, Dawsonville
Mary Louise Kent, 96, of Dawsonville passed away Monday February 14, 2022 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Born May 4, 1925, Miss Kent had been a resident of Da ...


Dorothy Boggs Brendle, 72, Buford
Dorothy Boggs Brendle, age 72, of Buford, GA passed away Monday, February 14, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Truman and Lora Patrick Boggs; sister Clara Bogg ...
Laquita Tarpley Lunsford, 86, Gainesville
Mrs. Laquita Tarpley Lunsford, 86, of Gainesville, passed away Monday, February 14, 2022 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, Febr ...


Warren Lawrence Adams, Sr., 77, Clarkesville
Warren Lawrence Adams, Sr. age 77 of the Hollywood Community, Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Monday, February 14, 2022. Born in Great Falls, Montana on J ...
Billie Ann Graham Herrin, 91, Cornelia
Billie Ann Graham Herrin, age 91, of Cornelia was called home to be with the Lord on Monday, February 14, 2022. Born in Danielsville, GA on July 8, 1930, she was the daughter of ...


Mitchell Blake Anderson, 31, Gainesville
Mitchell Blake Anderson, 31, passed away on January 27, 2022, in Gainesville, GA.  He was born in Winter Haven, FL on October 13, 1990. He graduated from Mill Creek High Schoo ...
David Caldwell, 62, Gainesville
David was born on August 10, 1959. He graduated from Commerce High School in 1977. He attended Lanier Tech, where he met the love of his life, Tracy Rigby Caldwell. They married in ...
Joseph William (Bill) Clements, left his earthly home on Monday, February 14, 2022, following several months of declining health.   He was born in Akron, Ohio on Decem ...
Julian Kenneth Franklin, 87, Gainesville
Julian Kenneth Franklin, age 87, entered rest Monday, February 14, 2022.  Julian was born January 5, 1935 in Gainesville to the late Clyde Richard and Dodie Tatum Franklin and ...
Ricky D. Gravitt, 68, Flowery Branch
  Ricky D. Gravitt, age 68, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Monday, February 14, 2022.  He was preceded by his parents, Clarence and Dorothy R. Gravitt; brothers, ...
Emma Jean Hendrix, N/A, Gainesville
Ms. Emma Jean Hendrix was born to the late Herschel and Celeste Weaver.   Emma Jean was preceded by her parents Herschel and Celeste Weaver. Siblings Herschel Mae, Cora Sue ...
Jerry Bernard Hood, 70, Gainesville
Jerry Bernard Hood, better known as “Hood” and a life-long resident of Gainesville, GA, gained his wings on February 14, 2022, at the age of 70.  Jerry was born ...
Clarence Lankford, 82, Gainesville
Mr. Clarence Lankford, 82, of Gainesville, passed away Monday, February 14, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday ...


Emily Goode Brooks, 93, Talmo
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Emily Goode Brooks, age 93, of Talmo, Georgia, who entered Heaven’s gates on Monday evening February 14, 2022. Born in Tocco ...


Henry "Leroy" Brock, 90, Monroe
Henry "Leroy" Brock, age 90, of Monroe, Georgia formerly of Habersham County, Georgia passed away on Thursday, February 3, 2022. Mr. Brock was born on July 14, 1932 in ...
Rita Sue Wood, 64, Martinez
Rita Sue Wood, age 64, of Martinez, GA, passed away Monday, February 14, 2022. Mrs. Wood was born in Doraville to Odell and Ruby Nation.  She is preceded in death by her fa ...


Randolph “Randy” Lee Franklin, age 54 of Towns County, Georgia, was called home to be with the Lord on Monday, February 14, 2022. Randy was born on December 03, 1967 ...


Mr. Johnny Bill Abercrombie, age 85, of Suches, Georgia, passed away on Monday, February 14, 2022. Being a lifelong resident, he was born in Suches on May 24, 1936, to the late Jen ...


Betty Carol Davidson, 73, Cleveland
Betty Carol Davidson, age 73 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, February 14, 2022. Ms. Davidson was born January 20, 1949 in Fannin County to the late Wayne and Daisy Long. She g ...
Joseph Benny Sears, 83, Cleveland
Joseph Benny Sears, age 83, of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, February 14, 2022.   Mr. Sears was born on January 6, 1939, to the late John Henry and Etta Harkins Sear ...
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.