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Local Obits for Sun. Dec 11th, 2022


Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Yancey Lee “Skip” Hill, age 45 of Auburn, who entered rest Sunday, December 11, 2022.  Mr. Hill was born ...


Marjorie Crane, 86, Dawsonville
Marjorie Crane, 86, of Dawsonville took her heavenly flight on Sunday, December 11, 2022, at home following a short illness. Born November 21, 1936, Marjorie had been a resident of ...


Wallace Matthew Anderson was born on May 27, 1954 in Gainesville, Georgia to the late Willie Matthew Anderson and the late Luetta Mize Anderson. He was preceded in death by his bro ...
Thomas Melvin Chapman, 86, Gainesville
  Mr. Thomas Melvin Chapman, Jr. age 86, of Gainesville, Georgia, peacefully went home to be with his Lord, on Sunday, December 11, 2022. Tom, was born November 30, 19 ...
Samme Kaye Johnson, 83, Flowery Branch
Samme Kaye Johnson, of Flowery Branch, Ga., passed away on Sunday, December 11, 2022, at age 83. Samme was born on October 28, 1939 to her late parents Charles D. and Pauline (G ...
Peggie Prince, 83, Gainesville
Peggie Duren Prince, 83, of Gainesville, Ga. died on Sunday, December 11, 2022.  The Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Wednesday, December 14, 2022, at W. R. ...


Mark Wiesenmeyer, 65, Suches
Mr. Mark "Papa" Harold Wiesenmeyer, age 65, of Suches, Georgia, went to rest with Jesus on Sunday, December 11, 2022. He was born on April 1, 1957 in Springfield, Illinoi ...


Parks Lester Hood, Jr., age 93, of Sautee, passed away on Sunday, December 11, 2022. Mr. Hood was born on January 6, 1929, in Sautee, Georgia, to the late Parks Lester Hood, Sr. ...
'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