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Local Obits for Mon. Apr 11th, 2022


Tammy Marie Leach, 51, Suwanee
Mrs. Tammy Marie McIntyre Leach, 51, of Suwanee, passed away Monday, April 11, 2022 at Emory University Hospital following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at ...


Cynthia Wilson Morgan Mahan, age 67, of Cornelia, passed away Monday evening at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia, April 11, 2022.  Born on April 4, ...
Charles Edwin Pritchett, 86, Mt. Airy
Charles Edwin Pritchett, age 86 of Mount Airy, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, April 11, 2022. Born in Atlanta, Georgia on December 23, 1935, he was the son of ...


Margie Atkins, 91, Gainesville
Margie Atkins was born to Russell and Gladys Smith 91 years ago in Lincolnton, GA.  She was the eldest of 7 siblings.  Margie is affectionately known as Gainesville&rs ...
Donald Sampson Smith Sr., 99, of Clermont, Ga. died on Monday, April 11, 2022. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Thursday, April 14, 2022, at W. R. Strickland & ...
Joan Marie Spreitzer, 90, Gainesville
Ms. Joan Marie Repensky Spreitzer, age 90 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, April 11, 2022. Funeral Mass will be held by Father Cong Nguyen at 2:00 pm Wednesday, Apri ...


Reverend Elmer Maddox, 88, Pendergrass
Reverend Elmer Maddox, age 88, of Pendergrass, Georgia went home to be with his Lord and Savior on April 11, 2022. He was at home surrounded by his family and friends. Elmer was ...
Mr. Donald “Donny” Russell Minish, 67, of Maysville, passed away peacefully Monday, April 11, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville. Funeral services ...


Beverly J. Barthell, 65, Atlanta
Mrs. Beverly J.Barthell was born a blessing to the Late Mr. Royal Bussey & the Late Ms.Betty Hunt Bussey in Cleveland, Ohio on February 6, 1957. Her parents she idol in life. S ...


Willa Mae Spivey Nations, 87, Hiawassee
Willa Mae Spivey Nations, age 87 of Hiawassee, GA passed away on Monday, April 11, 2022.   Born on Nov. 8, 1934 in Clay County, NC, she was the daughter of the late John ...
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.