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Local Obits for Sun. Jul 17th, 2022


JoAnn Luke May, 70, Lawrenceville
JoAnn Luke May, age 70, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on Sunday, July 17, 2022.  She is survived by her husband and loving companion of thirty years, James “Jim&rdqu ...


Lynette Avery Drew, 93, Clarkesville
Mrs. Lynette Avery Drew, 93, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away peacefully in her home at Graceful Care, Sunday, July 17, 2022. She was born in Mt. Vernon, Georgia, to the late ...
Martha Bell Orsborn, 96, Cornelia
Mrs. Martha Bell Jenkins Orsborn, age 96, of Cornelia, Georgia, departed from earth to glory on Sunday July 17, 2022. She was the last of 4 siblings, Howard Davis, Hubert Davis ...
Ladell Reynolds, 91, Gainesville
Ladell Reynolds, 91, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on July 17, 2022. Ladell was born on October 24, 1930, in Cleveland, GA to Celia Matilda Smith Dalton and Alonzo Columbus ...
  Wanda Sue Cantrell Westbrooks, age 82, of Demorest, passed on away Sunday, July 17, 2022.  Born on May 29, 1940, in Demorest, she was the daughter of the late J.C ...


Miguel Bonilla, 95, Gainesville
Miguel Bonilla 95 of Gainesville passed away on Sunday July 17th. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.
Rosa Lee Marsingill, 88, Gainesville
Mrs. Rosa Lee Marsingill, age 88, of Gainesville, passed away on July 17, 2022. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Thursday July 21, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel o ...


Fred Bailey, 83, Douglasville
Fred Bailey, 83, of Douglasville, GA. died July 17, 2022. Dexter T. Sims Mortuary, LLC, Gainesville, has charge of arrangements.
Brad Lee Brown, 41, Monroe
Brad Lee Brown, age 41, of Monroe, Ga passed away Sunday, July 17, 2022.  There are no services at this time. Interment cremation. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home 4532 Hwy ...
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