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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jul 20th, 2022


Raymond Pierce Cowan, 85, Gainesville
"That we ought not to be weary of doing little things for the love of God, who regards not the greatness of the work, but the love with which it is performed." "L ...
Albert "Al" White Hudgins, 75, Gainesville
Mr. Albert “Al” White Hudgins, Jr. age 75 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2022.    Celebration of Life services will be held at 3: ...


James D. Pittman, 81, Commerce
Mr. James D. Pittman, Sr., age 81 of Commerce passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2022.  Mr. Pittman was born in Commerce to the late, Susie Mae Pittman Reed.  Mr. Pittman ...
Jerry David Whitlock, 80, Jefferson
  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Jerry David Whitlock, age 80 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Wednesday, July 20, 2022.  Mr. Whitlock was born in ...


Brian "Rat" Alldred, 52, Dahlonega
Brian “Rat” Alldred, 52, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2022. He was born in Marietta, GA to late James Joseph Alldred, Jr. and Ellen Hope Roach Al ...


Claire Ellen Kilpatrick of Tiger, GA was a loving daughter, sister, aunt, and friend. She passed away June 20, 2022 at the age of 66. Claire was born in Augusta, Georgia on July 27 ...


Mr. Carl Eugene “Gene” Thomason, age 83 of Mize Road, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2022 at his residence.  A son of the late Monroe Coleman Thoma ...
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