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Local Obits for Wed. Dec 14th, 2022


Barry Waters, 79, Dacula
Barry Waters, age 79, of Dacula, GA passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2022.  He is survived by his wife of fifteen years, Mary Harrison Waters of Dacula; daughters, Annie ...


Arthur G. Cook, 78, Mt. Airy
Arthur G. Cook, age 78, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2022.  Born on June 20, 1944, in Gainesville, he was a son of the late B.W. Cook and Lessie Wade ...
Beverly Leach "Maw-Maw" Lomax, age 73, of Alto, Georgia went to her Heavenly Home on Wednesday, December 14, 2022.   Mrs. Lomax was born on May 5, 1949 in Ja ...
Dora Belle Hamilton Sosebee, age 87, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2022. Mrs. Sosebee was born on February 7, 1935 in Towns County, Georgia to the ...
Timothy Willis “Tim” Thomas, age 55 of Alto, Georgia took his heavenly flight home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 14, 2022. Born in Demorest, Georgia on ...


Richard "Larry" Abercrombie, 72, Gainesville
Mr. Richard “Larry” Abercrombie, age 72, of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, December 14, 2022. Larry was born in Gainesville on April 6, 1950, to the late Mattie ...


Annette Berry Woodall, 102, Toccoa
Mrs. Annette Berry Woodall, age 102, of Toccoa, Georgia passed away Wednesday, December 14, 2022. A daughter of the late Frank James and Martha King Berry, she was born February ...


Bob Bodo Brathe, 80, Cleveland
Bob Bodo Brathe, age 80, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2022. A memorial service is scheduled for 3:00 P.M. Sunday, January 8, 2023, at Cleveland United Me ...
Boda Brathe, 80, Cleveland
On Wednesday, December 14, 2022 Boda Brathe, loving husband and loyal friend to many passed away at the age of 80 at his home in Cleveland, GA. Bodo was born on September 20, ...
'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