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Local Obits for Wed. Jul 27th, 2022


Clarence Huel Holcomb, 85, Dawsonville
      Mr. Clarence Huel Holcomb, age 85 of Dawsonville, passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2022 at Accent Care Hospice Care in Cumming following an extended illn ...


Gary Thomas Goss, 77, Suwanee
Gary Thomas Goss, 77, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2022. He was preceded in death by daughter, Teresa Goss Hutchins on January 26, 2022; parents, Rev. Luther G ...


Kenneth "Ken" L. Alexander, age 88, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2022.   Mr. Alexander was born on April 12, 1934 in White County, G ...
Jimmy Randolph King, 74, Mt. Airy
Jimmy Randolph King, age 74 of Mt. Airy, passed away Thursday, July 27, 2022 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.   Born at the Charm House in Clarkesville ...
  Robert Alan Richmond, Jr., age 79, of Alto, passed away on Saturday, July 16, 2022.  Born on June 30, 1943, in Miami, Florida, he was the son of the late Robert ...


Leory Jackson Hartley, Gainesville
Leroy Jackson Hartley, born July 14, 1931, died peacefully at home, as he wished, on July 27, 2022, after an extended illness.  The oldest son of Howard Jackson Hartley, Jr. a ...
Calvin Michael Waters. I, 59, Gainesville
Mr. Calvin Michael Waters, I, age 59 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Memorial servic ...


James Donald Cross, 77, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Donald Cross, age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Wednesday, July 27, 2022.  Mr. Cross was born in Jefferson, Geo ...


Jamar Devon Butts, 37, Stone Mountain
Jamar Devon Butts 37 of Stone Mountain passed away on Wednesday, July 27th. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.


Derek Emanuel Watkins, 34, Cleveland
Mr. Derek Emanuel Watkins, age 34, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2022. Mr. Watkins was born in Hall County and was a Forklift operator for Tri County Builders.&n ...
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