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Local Obits for Fri. Apr 8th, 2022


Marilynn Hirsch, 78, Dawsonville
Marilynn Hirsch, 78, of Dawsonville passed away Friday April 8, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.  Born January 17, 1944, she ...
Geza “Gus” Laszlo Jozan, 64, Dawsonville
Geza “Gus” Laszlo Jozan, age 64, of Dawsonville went to be with Jesus on April 8, 2022. He was born on September 23, 1957 in Trenton, NJ to the late Laszlo and Jolan Jo ...


Dianne Odum Gunn, 65, Demorest
Dianne Odum Gunn, 65 of Demorest, went to her Heavenly Home on Friday, April 8, 2022.    Born October 5, 1956, she was the daughter of the late Rev. Howard Odum a ...
Dennis Obert, 74, Clarkesville
 Dennis Obert, 74, of Clarkesville, GA passed away March 8, 2022. He is survived by his daughter, Christa N. Obert of Atlanta, GA; and his uncle, Sam (Alice) Obert of Jackson, ...


Wesley Floyd Hester, 65, Barnesville
Wesley Floyd Hester, age 65, of Barnesville, GA, passed away on Friday, April 8, 2022.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Louise Orr Hester.  Mr. Hester ...


Barbara Kinsey Nelms, 75, Cleveland
Barbara Kinsey Nelms, age 75, of Cleveland, passed away Friday, April 8, 2022 at her residence, surrounded by her family. Mrs. Nelms was born in White County to the late Clyde ...
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.