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Local Obits for Wed. Jun 8th, 2022


Kenny M. Pelfrey, 73, Dawsonville
Kenny M. Pelfrey, 73, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday June 8, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born October 3, 1948, Kenny had been a resident of Dawson County for ...


Mrs. Frances Pauline Hembree, age 68, of Cumming, GA died Wednesday, June 8, 2022 at Northside Hospital – Forsyth.  Mrs. Hembree was born in Atlanta to the late Dean and ...


Xuan Hoa Thi Tran, 61, Dacula
Xuan Hoa Thi Tran, 61, of Dacula, GA passed away on Wednesday, June 8, 2022. She is survived by children, Tuan Truong, Phil Pham, Steve Tran, Ariana Tran; seven grandchildren; thre ...


Ernest Luke Johnson, 62, Flowery Branch
Ernest Luke Johnson, 62, of Flowery Branch, Georgia, passed away on June 8, 2022, from an unexpected heart attack.  Even though a failing heart took him away from this world, ...
Dorsey Mize, 82, Gainesville
Dorsey Mize was born on January 29, 1940 in Gillsville, Georgia to the late Gertrude Mize and the late Lelia Bell Buffington Mize. He passed away quietly following a brief ill ...
Ellen Elizabeth Scott, 29, Athens
Ellen Elizabeth Scott, aged 29, passed away Sunday, May 29, 2022, at her home in Athens, Georgia. She was born June 26, 1992, in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Survivors include her p ...


Ethan “James” Bennett, 60, Dahlonega
On June 8, 2022, we said goodbye to our beloved Husband, Father, Brother and Friend: Ethan “James” Bennett, age 60, of Dahlonega, Georgia.   James was a Prov ...
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.