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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Apr 24th, 2022

Banks

Lenora Lewallen Simmons, age 71, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2022. Mrs. Simmons was born on July 27, 1950 in Banks County, Georgia to the late Ralph Ken ...

Hall

Betty Ruth Young, 77, Gainesville
Mrs. Betty Ruth Young, 77, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2022. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, April 30, 2022 in the Chapel of Memorial Park ...

Lumpkin

Mr. Willis Douglas "Doug" Smallwood, age 61 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2022. He was born on May 31, 1960 in Gainesville, Georgia to the late F ...

Other

John Anderson (Andy) Boatwright, III, 73, Albuquerque, NM, formerly of Clarkesville
John Anderson (Andy) Boatwright, III passed away in Albuquerque, NM on April 24, 2022, from complications of Parkinson’s Disease. Andy was born in Atlanta, GA to John “ ...
Howard Gutwillig, 67, Newman
Howard Gutwillig, 67, of Newnan, GA, died Sunday, April 24, 2022. Mr. Gutwillig has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-945-69 ...

Stephens

Katrina Elizabeth Lawrence Bearden, age 46, of Toccoa, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2022.    Born on September 28, 1975, in Demorest, she was a daughter of Glenn D ...
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.