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Local Obits for Sat. Feb 19th, 2022


Walter H. Martin, 87, Dawsonville
Walter H. “Papa Peanut” Martin, 87, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday, February 19, 2022. Born March 5, 1934 to the late Frank and Myrtleen Martin, he had lived in ...
Joy Mixer, 82, Dawsonville
Joy Mixer, 82, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday, February 19, 2022 at her residence. Born July 24, 1939 in Thomaston, GA to the late Sidney and Frances Johnson, she moved to ...


Kazimierz Skoczen of Buford, Georgia passed away on Saturday, February 19, 2022.


Loyd Tyler, 72, Alto
Loyd Tyler, age 72, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Saturday, February 19, 2022. Mr. Tyler was born on June 25, 1949 in Banks County, Georgia to the late James Pierson Tyler and ...


Elisea Hernandez-Carbajal, 99, Gainesville
Mrs. Elisea Hernandez-Carbajal, 99, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, February 19, 2022 at New Horizon’s Lanier Park. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. Satur ...
Rodney Joel Lee, 75, Oakwood
Rodney Joel Lee age 75 of Oakwood, entered rest Saturday Feb. 19, 2022 at his residence surrounded by his family. He was born in Sylva, North Carolina to the late Hooper & B ...


J.W. Strickland, 81, Commerce
Mr. J.W. Strickland, age 81, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, February 19, 2022 at his residence.  Mr. Strickland was born in Danielsville to the late James W. and Emma Dale McE ...


Timothy L. "Tim" Orr, age 57, of Hull, Georgia passed away on Saturday, February 19, 2022. Mr. Orr was born on April 7, 1964 in Atlanta, Georgia. He was preceded in de ...
Thomas Howard Roberts, 84, Crawford
  Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Thomas Howard Roberts, age 84 of Crawford, Georgia who entered rest Saturday, February 19, 2022.  Mr. Robe ...


Greta Dawn Thompson, 91, Toccoa
    Mrs. Greta Dawn Thompson, age 91, of Toccoa went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Feb. 19, 2022, at The Overlook in Toccoa, Georgia. The daughter of Don an ...


Deborah Sue Crask, 71, Blairsville
Deborah Sue Crask age 71 of Blairsville entered rest Saturday Feb. 19, 2022 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Deborah was born on March 23, 1950 in Greenvill ...


Ann S. Bennett, 84, Cleveland
Ann S. Bennett, wife of Doug Bennett, and mother of Julie Ann, Kim and Sam, passed away Saturday night, the 19th at 7pm, surrounded by her husband and grandchildren. She was a ...
Matthew Egerton, 43, Cleveland
  Matthew Edward Egerton passed away unexpectedly on February 19th, 2022, following a massive stroke. Matt was an incredible son, brother, father, uncle and friend. He spe ...
Horace Timothy Holland, 56, Cleveland
  Horace Timothy Holland age 56 of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday February 19, 2022. He was born on January 25, 1966, to the late Horace Holland Sr. and Fronnie Marg ...
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.