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Local Obits for Mon. Apr 4th, 2022


Charles Keith Dockins, 63, Mt. Airy
Charles Keith Dockins, age 63 of Mt. Airy, passed away Monday, April 4, 2022.   Born on June 11, 1958, he was a son of the late Charles Landrum Dockins and Betty Frady Dock ...


John Drewery Bynum, 83, Flowery Branch
Mr. John Drewery Bynum, age 83, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by his family. Graveside S ...
Sue Ellen Goodwin Pope, 78, Gainesville
Sue Ellen Goodwin Pope, 78 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday April 4, 2022. Born in Douglas, Georgia, Mrs. Pope had lived in Hall County for a number of years.  She was th ...
Johnnie D. Skinner, 82, Oakwood
Johnnie D. Smith Skinner, 82 of Oakwood passed away Monday April 4, 2022. She was the daughter of the late J.M. Smith, Jr., and Pearlie Mae Mathis Smith. Ms. Skinner was a resid ...


Edith Pritchett Dooley, 88, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Edith Pritchett Dooley, age 88, of Jefferson, Georgia, a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother and great gr ...


Sybil Diane Croy, 69, Dahlonega
Mrs. Sybil Diane Croy, age 69, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away on Monday, April 4, 2022. On October 22, 1952, she was born in Gainesville, Georgia, to Bessie Stephens and the la ...
Carl F. Eidson Sr. born December 18, 1956 passed away on March 24, 2022. He retired from Avon Products after 33 years of devoted service and then began security work after his reti ...


Mattie Ruth Kittle, 81, Athens
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Miss Mattie Ruth Kittle, age 81 of Athens, Georgia (South Jackson Community) who entered rest Sunday, April 3, 2022.  Mi ...
Tabba Denise Young, 25, Hull
Miss Tanna Denise Young, 25, of Hull, GA  passed away Monday, April 4, 2022. Funeral services will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 15, 2022 in the Chapel of Memorial Par ...


  Mr. Robert Darron Whitehead, age 52 of Laurel Mountain Drive, Toccoa passed away Monday, April 4, 2022 at Northside Hospital Atlanta. A son of Robert Whitehead and t ...


Thomas “Tommy” Bernard Turner, age 85 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, April 4, 2022. Mr. Turner was born January 17. 1937 in Steubenville, OH to the late Ellis and ...
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.