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Local Obits for Sun. Feb 20th, 2022


Ferd Herbert Meeks, 93, Lula
Mr. Ferd Herbert Meeks, age 93, of Lula passed away on Sunday, February 20, 2022 at his residence.  Mr. Meeks was born in Homer to the late, Mellie Clyde and Maybelle Pritchet ...


Robert Austin Davis, Braselton
On February 20, 2022, following a sudden onset illness, Robert Austin Davis passed peacefully in his home with his two greatest sources of joy, his wife Karen their son Brian, at ...


Brenda Alice Sisk, 62, Demorest
  Brenda Alice Sisk, age 62 of Demorest, passed away on Sunday, February 20, 2022. Born on August 6, 1959 at Clark Air Force Base in the Philipines, she was the daughter ...


Linda "Gail" Austin O'Kelley passed away Sunday Feb. 20, 2022.  She was the daughter of the late Dewey William and Willie Mae Akins Austin.  Mrs. O' ...


Alice R. Martin, 89, Dahlonega
Mrs. Alice R. Martin, age 89, of Dahlonega, passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 20, 2022. Mrs. Martin was born in Stratford, CT, on August 22, 1932, to the late Charles a ...


Mrs. Eliza Jean Simpson Smith, age 87, of Toccoa, Georgia, passed away peacefully on Sunday February 20, 2022 at the Veranda at Carnesville. Jean was born in 1934 in her fa ...


Daniel Lee “Dan” Thompson, Sr. age 69 of Sautee entered rest Sunday Feb. 20, 2022 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Dan was born November 24, 195 ...
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.