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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Apr 17th, 2022


Ellie Mae Parson Herbert, 93, Gillsville
Ellie Mae Parson Herbert, age 93, of Gillsville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Easter Sunday, April 17, 2022.   Mrs. Herbert was born on August 27, 1928 in Ba ...


Jeffery Scott Clark, 57, Winder
    Jeffery Scott Clark, age 57, of Winder, GA, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2022.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph “Dick” Clark ...


Margaret White Jackson, 82, Sugar Hill
Margaret White Jackson, age 82, of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her son Steve E. Jackson, Jr.; parents L.C. and Lilly C ...
Gabriel Merced, 81, Buford
Mr. Gabriel Merced, age 81 of Buford, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2022 at his residence, surrounded by family. Funeral services will be held 6:00 – 7:00 p.m., Friday, ...


Douglas D. Butler, 66, Gainesville
Celebration of Life Services for Mr. Douglas D. Butler (66) the husband of Mrs. Christine Butler of Gainesville, Georgia, Thursday, April 21,2022, 2:00pm, First Baptist ...
Neal Edward Simpson, 81, Gainesville
Mr. Neal Edward Simpson, 81, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2022 following an extended illness. A Graveside service will be held at 12:00 p.m. Thursday, April 21, ...


Jerry “Boo Boo” Allen Fair, Sr., age 52, of Dahlonega, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2022. Mr. Fair was born on November 10, 1969, in Gainesville, Georgia, to the ...


Mr. Richard “Ricky” Terry McCall, age 68 of Fern Point, Toccoa entered into glory on Sunday, April 17, 2022 at his residence. Ricky was the son of Robert McCall and ...


Barbara Sosebee Head, 93, Cleveland
Barbara Sosebee Head, age 93, of Cleveland, passed away on Easter Sunday, April 17, 2022. Mrs. Head was born on October 12, 1928, in Michigan, to the late Claude and Vernie Shef ...
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.