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Local Obits for Thu. Jun 30th, 2022


Blyth Michael Chester, 31, Dawsonville
Blyth Michael Chester, 31, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2022, at his home with his family by his side.  He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church, Daw ...


Horace Fenley Bennett, age 84, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2022 following an extended illness. Mr. Bennett was born on February 2, 1938, to the late Henry ...
Linda Kay Dodd, 60, Mount Airy
Linda Kay Dodd, age 60 of Mount Airy, Georgia, took her Heavenly flight home to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 30, 2022.   Born in Cleveland, Georgia on December 05, ...


Malissa Alisson, 47, Lula
Malissa Alisson, 47 of Lula passed away on June 30, 2022.  Malissa Diane Allison was born on May 3rd, 1975 in Atlanta, GA. She married Dennis Ray Allison of Hall Count ...
Shirley Roger Carnes, 85, Clermont
Shirley Roger Carnes, 85, of Clermont, Georgia went to be with our Lord on June 30, 2022 after an extended illness.   He was a deacon at Community Baptist Church for a n ...
Robert “Bob” Kelley Cowhig, Jr. – In the early morning hours of June, 30, 2022, Bob passed away suddenly after a brief illness.  He was 76 years old.  R ...


Debra Ann Jenkins Jones of Dahlonega passed away on June 30th, 2022 following an extended illness. She was surrounded by her loving family.    Mrs Jones was a native ...
Lynyrd Skynyrd founding member Gary Rossington dead at 71
Gary Rossington, Lynyrd Skynyrd’s last surviving original member who also helped write the classic “Sweet Home Alabama,” died Sunday at the age of 71
Tim McCarver, big league catcher and broadcaster, dies at 81
The famed broadcaster and former St. Louis Cardinals star Tim McCarver has died
'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