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Local Obits for Thu. Jun 9th, 2022


Stanley Lee Heard, 73, Alto
Mr. Stanley Lee Heard, 73, of Alto, GA passed away Thursday, June 9, 2022. A Memorial Service will be scheduled at a later date. Born August 22, 1948 in Cedartown, GA, he was ...
Stanley Lee Heard, 73, Alto
Mr. Stanley Lee Heard, 73, of Alto, GA passed away Thursday, June 9, 2022.    A Memorial Service and Celebration of Life will be held at Local Church Dawson on Satu ...
Richard Alan Matson, 70, Baldwin
Richard Alan Matson, age 70, of Baldwin formerly Buford, passed away Thursday, June 9, 2022.    Born in Atlanta on November 18, 1951, Mr. Matson was the son of the ...


Charles A. Bythewood, 88, Cumming
Charles A. Bythewood, age 88, of Cumming, Georgia, the beloved husband of Lorraine Bythewood, passed away on June 9, 2022 at AccentCare Hospice & Palliative Care Center in Cumm ...


C. H. “Chris” Wyant, 84, of Buford, GA, died Thursday, June 9, 2022 with his wife, Dona, and daughter, Christina, by his side. Mr. Wyant has been cremated and no servic ...


Grace Hefner Edwards, 96, Demorest
Mrs. Grace Hefner Edwards, age 96, of Demorest, passed away Thursday, June 09, 2022.  The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, June 10, 2022 from 4 until ...
Grace Hefner Edwards, 97, Demorest
Grace Hefner Edwards, of Demorest, Ga. went to be with the Lord on June 9, 2022. She is survived by a large thankful and loving family. She was born on November 28, 1925. She was p ...


Phillip Pierce, 73, Braselton
Mr. Phillip Pierce, age 73 of Braselton, passed away on Thursday, June 9, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services are scheduled for ...
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.