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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jun 4th, 2022


Ellen Williams, 90, Cumming
Ellen Williams, 90, of Cumming, formerly of Miami, FL, passed away Saturday, June 4, 2022. Ellen was a graduate of the University of Florida where she was a member of Delta Delta D ...


Cliff Earl, 59, Flowery Branch
  Clifford Earl, age 59, of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Clifford and Dorothy Whidby Earl; br ...
Robert J. Nichols, 85, Suwanee
  Robert J. Nichols, age 85, of Suwanee, GA, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022. He was preceded in death by his wife of 27 years, Nellie Moore Nichols; parents, Greenvi ...
James Willie Penland, 74, Buford
James Willie Penland 74 of Buford passed away on Saturday, June 4th. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.


H. Gerald Cochran, Gainesville
  H. Gerald Cochran died June 4, 2022, following a brief illness. Born September 24, 1943, Gerald grew up on his family’s farm in the Sardis community of Hall Co ...
James Richard McCrary, 87, Gainesville
Mr. James Richard McCrary, 87, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, June 4, 2022 at Northside Forsyth. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 6, 2022 in the Ch ...
Terri LaFaye Ryan, 66, Gainesville
Terri LaFaye Tribble Ryan, of Gainesville, Ga., passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022, at the age of 66, following a hard-fought battle with cancer.  She spent her final days ...
Diane Lee Williams, 61, Gainesville
Diane Lee Williams, age 61, of Gainesville has passed away on Saturday June 4, 2022. Di was born in Green Bay, WI to the Pat Waldorf and Darrel Whiting. Di was House Mom at Eagl ...


Barbara June Sparks, 90, Commerce
Mrs. Barbara June Sparks, age 90 of Commerce passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022 at Brookside Assisted Living.  Mrs. Sparks was born in Maysville to the late, Tom and Annie ...


Dorothea Renee Adams, 34, Dahlonega
Ms. Dorothea Renee Adams, age 34, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022. She was born in Dahlonega on July 25, 1987 to Margie Adams. Those who knew Dorothea w ...


Betty Barrett Goetz, 79, Cleveland
Betty Barrett Goetz, age 79 of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday June 4, 2022. Mrs. Goetz was born in Atlanta Georgia to the late Fay Howard and Vose Barrett. Betty was employe ...
Robbie Knievel, daredevil son of Evel Knievel, dies at 60
Robbie Knievel, an American stunt motorcycle performer and son of thrill-seeking father Evel Knievel, has died
Tatjana Patitz, supermodel of '80s and '90s, dies at 56
One of an elite group of glamorous supermodels who graced magazine covers in the ’80s and ’90s and appeared in George Michael’s “Freedom
Nate Thayer, reporter who interviewed Pol Pot, dies
Nate Thayer, a fearless reporter who survived several brushes with death while covering conflict in Southeast Asia and was the last Western journalist to interview Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot, has died
Bob Penny, bit actor in numerous Hollywood films, dies at 87
An Alabama actor who played small roles in movies including “Forrest Gump” and “Sweet Home Alabama” has died at age 87
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of ‘beautiful game,’ has died
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of soccer, has died
Eloise R. Gilmer dead at 97
Eloise R. Gilmer of Gainesville passed away at the age of 97 Wednesday, December 7, 2022.
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.