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Local Obits for Thu. Mar 17th, 2022


Rodney Aaron Castleberry, 46, Dawsonville
Rodney Aaron Castleberry, 46, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday, March 17, 2022 at Emory University Hospital following a courageous battle with COVID-19.   Rodney was ...


Scott William Anderson, 56, Cumming
  Scott William Anderson, age 56, passed away March 17, 2022. He is survived by his wife: Debbie Anderson, of Alpharetta, GA; children: Doug Reece (Rhea) of Spokane, WA, Kr ...


John Keeton Hughes II, age 78, of Alto, passed away Thursday, March 17, 2022. Born on August, 16, 1943, he was a son of the late John Keeton Hughes, Sr. and Ruth Hagemann Hughes ...


Brenda M. White Heath, 80, Gainesville
Brenda M. White Heath, age 80, of Gainesville, went to be with the Lord peacefully on Thursday, March 17, 2022, after an extended illness.  Born on August 24, 1941, in Gr ...
Robert Malcom Lewis, 62, Gainesville
Mr. Robert Malcom Lewis, 62, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, March 17, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville. A Celebration of his life will be held at a lat ...
Mr. Leroy Presley, 75, Murrayville
Mr. Leroy Presley, age 75 of 361 Blakely Chappelear Road, Martin passed away Wednesday, March 16, 2022 at his residence.   A son of the late Charlie S. Presley and Essie ...


Martha (Ann) Chafin, 90, Dahlonega
Martha (Ann) Chafin, age 90, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 17, 2022, surrounded by her family. Ann was born in Mableton, GA, on May 12, 1931. Ann grew ...
Jessie McKay, 91, Dahlonega
Mrs. Jessie McKay, age 91, of Dahlonega, passed away on Thursday, March 17, 2022. Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later and are in the care of Anderson-Underwood ...
Laverne McKay, 91, Dahlonega
Mrs. Laverne McKay, age 91, of Dahlonega, passed away on Thursday, March 17, 2022. She was born on January 12, 1931 in Buckatunna, Mississippi, to the late Owen Paulette Fleming an ...


Bonnie Lee Calhoun, 73, Cleveland
Bonnie Lee Calhoun, age 73, passed away Sunday March 13th, 2022, in Cleveland, Georgia.     Bonnie was born September 8th, 1948, in Tampa, FL.  She is survived by ...
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.