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Local Obits for Wed. Apr 13th, 2022


Michael D. Chatham, 64, Braselton
  Mr. Michael D. Chatham, age 64, of Braselton, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at Emory University Hospital following a long illness.  Mike was bo ...
Billy E. Smith, Sr., 89, Gainesville
Billy E. Smith, Sr. 89 of Gainesville died Wednesday April 13, 2022.   A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Smith was the son of the late John Floyd and Gladys Smith. ...


Cynthia Louise Thomas, 58, Pendergrass
  Mrs. Cynthia Louise Scales Thomas, age 58, of Pendergrass, GA died Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Mrs. Thomas was born in Commerce t ...
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.