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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. May 22nd, 2022


Dessie Evans Westbrook, 89, Dawsonville
Dessie Evans Westbrook, 89, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday May 22, 2022 at her residence following a period of declining health. Born September 19, 1932 to the late Rufus and ...


Joan Brenda Allen White, 79, Cornelia
 Joan Brenda Allen White, age 79, of Cornelia, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2022.  Born on November 15, 1942, in Demorest, she was a daughter of the late Cecil Allen ...


Alice Van Bridger, Gainesville
On May 22, 2022, after a 7 year courageous battle with Alzheimers, our mother Alice Van Bridger has been promoted to her Heavenly home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Ronald “Ronnie” Elrod, age 61 of Jefferson, Georgia.  Mr. Elrod was born in Atlanta, Georgia, the son of the la ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Ronald Eugene “Ron” Miller, age 66, of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest on Sunday May 22, 2022. Mr. Miller was born in ...


Michael Howard McGinn, 63, Eastanollee
Mr. Michael Howard McGinn, age 63 of Eastanollee entered into rest peacefully in his loving wife’s arms on Sunday, May 22, 2022. A son of the late Weldon Mac McGinn, he wa ...
'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