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Local Obits for Fri. Feb 25th, 2022


Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Ms. Dorothy Eris Bryant Overton, age 89 of Homer, Georgia, formerly a resident of Jefferson for thirty four years, who entere ...


Joshua Heath Hardigree, age 25, of Winder passed away Friday, February 25, 2022.  Memorial services will be held 3:00 pm Sunday, February 27, 2022 at Lawson Funeral Home Chape ...


Janet Leona Robertson journeyed home to the arms of the Lord on Friday, February 25th, 2022. She was preceded in death by her parents, William G Glisson and Edmonia Ward Glisson, h ...


Grady “Archie” Browning, Sr., age 68, of Clarkesville, passed away Friday, February 25, 2022 at Habersham Medical Center.  Mr. Browning was born December 7, 1 ...


Blonnie Renee Birdette, 56, Gillsville
Blonnie Renee Birdette beloved mother, grandmother, and best friend passed away peacefully at her home in Gillsville, GA. on Friday, February 25, 2022, after her battle with cancer ...
Elmer Tobias Ellison, Jr. of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Friday, February 25, 2022.
John "Mike" Michael Sherwood, 71, Murrayville
Mr. John "Mike" Michael Sherwood, age 71 of Murrayville, Georgia, passed away on Friday, February 25, 2022. He was born on September 25, 1950 in Atlanta, Georgia, to the ...
Mr. Billy Dean Thompson, Jr. age 64, of Oakwood passed away Friday, February 25, 2022. No memorial services will be held at this time. Mr. Thompson was born July 31, 1957 to ...


Mickey Waymon Patrick, 56, Commerce
Mr. Mickey Waymon Patrick, age 56, of Commerce passed away Friday, February 25, 2022 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Patrick was born in Commerce and was rais ...


Dina Faye Gibson Niblett, 82, Dahlonega
Dina Faye Gibson Niblett, 82 of Dahlonega passed away on February 25, 2022. She was a long-time resident of McDonough, GA and Bakersfield, CA and had most recently moved to Dahlone ...
Lanny Ray Tribble, 75, Dahlonega
Lanny Ray Tribble, 75, of Atlanta, GA, born 1946, passed away suddenly on February 25th in Dahlonega, GA with his loving wife by his side.  Lanny graduated from Georgi ...
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.