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Local Obits for Tue. May 3rd, 2022


Robert Mark McCoy, 66, Homer
Robert Mark McCoy, age 66 of Homer, GA passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2022.   Born on July 5, 1955 in Plattsburgh, NY, Mr. McCoy was the son of JoAnne Parrott McCoy and ...


Carolyn Kaye Israel, 66, Winder
Ms. Carolyn Kaye Israel, age 66, of Winder passed away Tuesday, May 3, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton. Private memorial services will be held at a la ...
Roger Preston, 75, Auburn
Roger Preston, 75, of Auburn, GA, died Tuesday, May 3, 2022. Mr. Preston has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-945-6924 Shar ...


Dan Douglas Minyard, 62, Mt. Airy
Dan Douglas Minyard, age 62 of Mount Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 03, 2022. Born in Demorest, Georgia on January 04, 1960, he was a son of the lat ...


Dilmous Allison, 89, Chestnut Mountain
                Mr. Dilmous Allison, age 89 of Chestnut Mountain, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2022 at his residence following a ...
James Dean Belton of Lula, Georgia passed away on May 3, 2022.
Cheryl Greene Poole, 62, Gainesville
  Cheryl Greene Poole, 62 of Gainesville died Tuesday May 3, 2022 at her residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Cheryl was the daughter of the late W.M. "Ma ...


Charles Kelly, Jr., 89, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Charles Kelly, Jr., age 89 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Tuesday, May 3, 2022.  Mr. Kelly was born in Atlanta, Georgia t ...
Evelyn Smith McNeal, 98, Jefferson
Evelyn Smith McNeal passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, May 3, 2022 with her family by her side, only days shy of her 99th birthday.  Evelyn was born on May 7, 192 ...
Diana Whitlock, 58, Commerce
Diana Whitlock, age 58 of Commerce, GA went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, May 3, 2022.   Born on Aug. 29, 1963 in Athens, GA, Mrs. Whitlock was the dau ...


Larry Lee Kimbrough, 71, Dewy Rose, Ga.
Larry Lee Kimbrough of Dewy Rose, GA, aged 71, died Monday, May 2, 2022 at home, surrounded by his family.  Born in Greensboro, GA on June 6, 1950, he was one of five children ...


Teresa Lynn Lance, 61, Toccoa
  Mrs. Teresa Lynn Lance, age 61 of Toccoa, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2022 at Pruitt Health Nursing & Rehab following an extended illness. Funeral services are sch ...


Frances Louise West, 75, Cleveland
Mrs. Frances Louise West, age 75, of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, May 3, 2022. Mrs. West was born in Habersham County to the late Roosevelt and Pauline Nations Eller.  I ...
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.