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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Apr 27th, 2022


Roger Lanier Stephens Jr., 63, Dawsonville
Roger Lanier Stephens, Jr., 63, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at his residence.   Born November 21, 1958, he was a lifelong resident of Dawson Cou ...


Douglas Picklesimer, 59, Cumming
Douglas Picklesimer, 59, of Forsyth County, GA passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022. Douglas was a member of Christian Hill Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his parents, ...


Emory John "E.J." Lathan, 80, Mount Airy
Emory John “E.J.” Lathan, age 80 of Mount Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at his residence. Born in Mount Airy, Georgia on M ...
Loyd Milford Willis, 86, Clarkesville
Mr. Loyd Milford Willis, age 86 of Clarkesville, Georgia and formerly of Stephens County passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at Habersham Home East.   A son of the lat ...


James Larry Latty, 79, Clermont
James Larry Latty, 79, of Clermont, Ga. died on Wednesday, April 27, 2022. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Saturday, April 30, 2022, at W. R. Strickland & Sons ...
Jeffrey Lee Mann, 54, Gainesville
Mr. Jeffrey Lee Mann, age 54, of Gainesville, Georgia formerly of Grenada, Mississippi, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022.        Funeral services wil ...


Mr. William Brannon “Bill” Vandiver, Sr., age 86, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at Bell Minor.  Mr. Vandiver was born in Athens to the late Luke S ...


  Virginia McLeod Perteet, died on April 27, 2022 in North east Georgia Medical Center. She was born in Atlanta, Georgia and was a native of Atlanta until her retirement to ...


James Guay Hague, 72, Toccoa
Mr. James Guay Hague, age 72 of Christine Circle, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at his residence. A son of the late Ralph George Hague and Jeanette Seminole Hague ...


Mary Annette Powell Sale, 84, Clermont
Mary Annette Powell Sale, 84, of Clermont, GA, (September 29, 1937 - April 27, 2022) was born to Raleigh Foy Powell and Rose Jordan Powell in Atlanta, GA. Annette graduated from No ...
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.