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Local Obits for Wed. Dec 28th, 2022


Richard McDonald, 68, Auburn
Richard McDonald, 68, of Auburn, GA, died Wednesday, December 28, 2022. Mr. McDonald has been cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Richard is survived by h ...


Ronald Joseph Pierce Sr. age 64, of Lucedale, Mississippi, passed away Tuesday December 27, 2022. Mr. Pierce was born in Hall County the son of the late Rev. Jack Pierce and Vir ...
Bobbie Ruth Freeman Gibbs, 92, Gainesville
Bobbie Ruth Gibbs, age 92, of Gainesville, GA went to heaven on Wednesday, December 28, 2022.    Mrs. Gibbs was born in White County on June 26, 1930, to the late C ...


Martha Joanne Rogers, 73, Maysville
Mrs. Martha Joanne Rogers, age 73, of Maysville, Georgia, passed away on December 28, 2022. She is preceded in death by her husband, Shufford Rogers. She is survived by her childre ...


Evelyn Cronan, 101, Dahlonega
Mrs. Evelyn Cronan, age 101, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, December 28, 2022. She was born in rural Lumpkin County on October 7, 1921, to the late Thomas Mote an ...


Mrs. Alice Shirley Wade McCurley, age 86 of Toccoa passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2022 at Brown Health and Rehab in Royston, Georgia. A daughter of the late Charlie Russell ...


Brett Logan Philpott, 35, Cleveland
Brett Logan Philpott age 35, of Cleveland passed away December 28, 2022.   Brett was born February 27, 1987 in Macon, GA. Brett touched so many lives with his big smile an ...
Margaret Dixon Wood, 68, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Margaret Dixon Wood, age 68 of Cleveland. Mrs.Wood passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2022.  Funeral arrangem ...
Margaret Lois Wood, 68, Cleveland
Mrs. Margaret Lois Wood, age 68, of Cleveland, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, December 28, 2022.   Mrs. Wood was born in DeKalb County to ...
'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