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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Dec 24th, 2022


James “Jimmy” Carr, age 64, of Auburn, GA, passed away on December 24, 2022.   He was preceded in death by his parents, W.T and Louise Holman Carr and brother ...


Michael Henry Gora, 81, Suwanee
Michael Henry Gora, age 81, of Suwanee, GA, passed away on Saturday, December 24, 2022.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Nathaniel and Thelma Gora; son, Matthew Jason ...
Christopher Wayne Henley, 44, of Buford, GA, passed away suddenly Saturday, December 24, 2022. A graveside service will be held Monday, January 2, 2022 at 3:30 PM at Hamilton Mill ...
John Wesley Pierce, 87, Suwanee
John Wesley Pierce, age 87, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Saturday, December 24, 2022.  He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Evelyn Waldron Pierce, Sr.; brother ...
Dolores Tinker Ramsey, 96, Dacula
Dolores Tinker Ramsey, 96, of Dacula, GA, died Saturday, December 24, 2022. Ms. Ramsey has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel ...
Mary Wallis Rape, 84, Dacula
Mary Wallis Rape, age 84, of Dacula, GA, passed away on December 24, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 33 years, Artis Rape; parents, Hugh and Bonceile Titsha ...


Wendell Dale Canup, 57, Clarkesville
Wendell Dale Canup, age 57 of Clarkesville, passed away December 24, 2022. Born in Habersham County on August 14, 1965, Wendell was the son of the late Holman and Marie Roland C ...


LeRoy Douglas Brown, 84, Gainesville
Mr. LeRoy Douglas Brown, age 84, lifelong resident of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, December 24, 2022. The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 8:00 pm Tuesday ...


Patricia Ray Lawson, 87, Jefferson
Patricia Ray Lawson died peacefully in her home on December 24, 2022, in Jefferson, GA. She was the daughter of William Stanley Ray and Helen Fitch Ray.  She was born at Piedm ...
Martha Jane Bruce Mauldin, 74, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Martha Jane Bruce Mauldin, age 7 4 of Jefferson who entered rest Saturday, December 24, 2022.  Mrs. Mauldin was bor ...


Freddie Joe Smith, 74, Carnesville
Mr. Freddie Joe Smith, age 74, of Carnesville, GA died Saturday, December 24, 2022 at St. Mary’s Hospital.  Mr. Smith was born in Danielsville to the late Jewell and Mer ...
Gary Looney Thomas, 71, Seneca, South Carolina
Mr. Gary Looney Thomas, age 71 of Seneca, South Carolina and formerly of North Carolina passed away Saturday, December 24, 2022 at MUSC Kershaw Health Medical Center, Camden South ...
'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