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Local Obits for Fri. Dec 2nd, 2022


Libia Gomez Echeverry, 85, Auburn
Libia Gomez Echeverry, age 85, of Auburn, GA, passed away on Friday, December 2, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Sairo Echeverry.  Mrs. ...


Rev. Hampton Michael “Mike” Ferguson, age 67, of Alto, passed away on Friday, December 2, 2022.   Born on July 23, 1955, in Demorest, he was the son of the l ...
James Howard Sutton, age 87, of Alto, passed away on Friday, December 2, 2022. Born on June 17, 1935, in Waynesboro Tennessee, he was a son of the late Sherman Thomas Sutton and ...


Florine McKinzey Lackey, 92, Gainesville
Mrs. Florine McKinzey Lackey, age 92, passed away Friday, December 2, 2022 after a long illness. Mrs. Lackey was a devoted mother and grandmother who enjoyed spending time with fam ...
Howell Lane Lee, 76, Murrayville
Howell Lane Lee, 76 of Murrayville, GA died Friday, December 2, 2022, following a decline in health.  Lane was born in Gainesville, Ga to Ancel and Ruby Lee.  He married ...
Linda Turner Wilson, 78, Gillsville
Mrs. Linda Turner Wilson, age 78 of Gillsville passed away Friday, December 2, 2022 at Brighter Mornings.  Mrs. Wilson was born in Commerce to the late, John W. and Edith Pool ...


Judy Hogan Boone, 74, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Judy Hogan Boone, age 74 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered rest Friday, December 2, 2022.  Mrs. Boone was born in Je ...
Wayne Lauren McCowan, 78, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Dr. Wayne Lauren McCowan, age 78 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest December 2, 2022.  The family is heartbroken at ...
David Bryan White, 63, Commerce
Mr. David Bryan White age 63 of Commerce passed away Friday December 02, 2022.  He was the son of the late James Frank and Maysil Raylean Finchum White.    He ...


Nona Faye Whitworth Freeman, age 90 of Martin, Georgia, entered her eternal home in Heaven on Friday, December 2, 2022.  A daughter of the late Roy Henry and Sallie Gray Whitw ...
James Thomas Payne, 52, Toccoa
Mr. James Thomas Payne, age 52 of North Abby Lane, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, December 2, 2022 at the northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.   A son o ...


Daniel "Dan the Man" Callahan    Dan Callahan 65 of Cleveland GA was welcomed into the loving arms of His Savior Jesus Christ on December 2nd, 2022. Dan w ...
'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