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Local Obits for Tue. Nov 16th, 2021


Carolyn H. Watson, 82, Cumming
Carolyn H Watson, 82, passed away at her home in Cumming, GA on November 5, 2021, at the end of a two-year battle with cancer. An Atlanta native, she grew up in the Kirkwood nei ...


Joe Shaw, 89, Fayetteville
Joe Shaw, age 89 of Fayetteville, GA passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his wife of 31 years Dorothy “Dot” Roach Shaw; son, Bo ...
Ronald Edward Verhoff, 79, Buford
Ronald Edward Verhoff, 79, of Buford, GA passed away Tuesday, November 16, 2021. He was preceded in death by his son, Ryan Evan Verhoff; brother, Ivan Verhoff; and sister, Alice Ve ...
Thomas “Tom” Ervin Winter, age 69, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. He was preceded in death by parents, Warden Curtis and Myrtle Winter and si ...


Winton Martin, 77, Flowery Branch
  Winton Martin, age 77, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2021.  He was preceded in death by parents, J. L. and Betty Westbrooks Martin and b ...
Jack Prince, 93, Gainesville
  Jack Prince, 93, of Gainesville passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, November 16. An entrepreneur, inventor and businessman, he was a loving husband, father, gran ...
Vivian Ann Pruitt, 78, Gainesville
Vivian Ann Pruitt, age 78, of Gainesville, GA passed away November 16, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, Buddy Pruitt, parents, Emory & Mozelle Lee, and her broth ...


Genelle Wilson Chandler, 86, Commerce
Genelle Wilson Chandler, age 86 of Commerce, GA passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. Born on April 19, 1935 in Ila, GA, Mrs. Chandler was the daughter of the late George a ...


Anthony James “Jamey” Brooks age 43, of Dahlonega passed away on November 16, 2021 surrounded by his loving family. Jamey was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County and ...


David Alan Powell, 74, Cleveland
David Alan Powell, age 74, of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. Mr. Powell was born on May 28, 1947, in Decatur, Georgia, to the late Leon B. and Lois Silsby ...
'Laverne & Shirley' actor Cindy Williams dies at 75
Cindy Williams, who played Shirley opposite Penny Marshall’s Laverne on the popular sitcom “Laverne & Shirley,” has died
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