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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. May 8th, 2022


Tommy Lee Free, 75, Alto
Mr. Tommy Lee Free, age 75, of Alto, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 8, 2022. Mr. Free was born January 29, 1947 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late H ...


Joe Keith Underwood, 62, Gainesville
Mr. Joe Keith Underwood, 62, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, May 8, 2022. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 12, 2022 at Pond Fork Baptist Church. Rev. ...
Richard Douglas Young, 80, Gainesville
 A TIME TO BE BORN… Richard Douglas Young, affectionally known as ‘Doug’, was born March 7, 1942 in Gainesville, Ga. He was the fifth of seven child ...


Julia Faye Worley Lacey, 79, Commerce
  Julia Faye Worley Lacey, Age 79, of Commerce passed away peacefully Sunday, May 8, 2022.  She graduated from Banks County High School in 1961.  She worked at ...


Gloria Jean Blowers, 74, Sautee
Gloria Jean Blowers, age 74, of Sautee, passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2022. Mrs. Blowers was born on August 2, 1947, in Junction City, Kansas, to the late Bill and Roseanna Upha ...
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.