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Local Obits for Mon. Aug 22nd, 2022


Elizabeth (Betty) Artosky (92) of Buford, GA died on August 22nd, 2022 at Lanier Place in Cumming, GA. Mrs. Artosky was born in Arnold, PA to the late Catherine and Frank Crocco. B ...
Joyce Elliott Nelson, residing at 3419 Micah Perry Point, Dacula, GA 30019 passed away due to a long battle with cancer.  Joyce was born in Spartanburg, South Carolina on Febr ...


Peggy Crump, 82, Baldwin
Peggy Crump, age 82, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Monday, August 22, 2022 following an extended illness. Mrs. Crump was born on April 11, 1940 in Asheville, North Carolina ...
Martha Ann Ledford Hazel, 83, Clarkesville
Martha Ann Ledford Hazle, age 83, of Clarkesville, went home to be with her Lord and savior on Monday, August 22, 2022.     Born on February 26, 1939, she was ...
Martha Ann Ledford Hazle, 83, Clarkesville
Martha Ann Ledford Hazle, age 83, of Clarkesville, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, August 22, 2022.  Born on February 26, 1939, in Baldwi ...
Donald Burke Shea, Jr, 89, Cornelia
Donald Burke Shea, Jr, age 89 of Cornelia, passed away on Monday, August 22, 2022.  Born in Quincy, Massachusetts on January 22, 1933, Don was the son of the late Donald Bu ...


Joel Henry Bates, 83, Gainesville
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, August 24, at 11 a.m. at Memorial Park Funeral Home on Memorial Park Drive in Gainesville for Joel Henry Bates, 83, of Gainesville, Ge ...
Linda Faye Franks Falls, 73, Gainesville
Ms. Linda Faye Franks Falls, 73, of Gainesville passed away Monday, August 22, 2022 at her home, surrounded by loved ones. A celebration of Ms. Linda’s life will be held a ...
Michael Graham Seagraves, 55, Gainesville
Mr. Michael Graham Seagraves, 55, of Gainesville, passed away Monday, August 22, 2022. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, August 25, 2022 in the Chapel of Memo ...
Suzanne Eisel Simpson, 64, Gainesville
Suzanne Eisel Simpson, 64 of Gainesville died Monday August 22, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center-Gainesville campus. Born in Queens, New York, Mrs. Simpson was the daugh ...
Roy Lee Weatherford, 78, Flowery Branch
Mr. Roy Lee Weatherford, age 78 of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, August 22, 2022 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Graveside Services were held Tuesday, August 23 ...


Wesley Freeman, 41, Atlanta
Wesley Freeman, 41, of Atlanta, died on Monday August 22nd, 2022.   He was the son of Teresa McKinney and David Freeman. He was a Managing Director of IS Assurance at BD ...


Larry “Joe” Wheeler, 72, Cleveland
Larry “Joe” Wheeler, age 72, of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, August 22, 2022.  Born on May 21, 1950, in Clarkesville, he was a son of the late Tom Wheeler ...
Disgraced children's TV entertainer Rolf Harris dies at 93
Rolf Harris, the veteran entertainer whose decades-long career as a family favorite on British and Australian television was shattered when he was convicted of sexual assaults on young girls, has died
Former Hall County State Court Solicitor, Jerry Rylee, dead at 79
A former solicitor with the State Court of Hall County, Jerry Rylee, passed away Wednesday at the age of 79.
Jerry Springer, politician turned TV ringmaster, dies at 79
Jerry Springer, the former Cincinnati mayor and news anchor whose namesake TV show unleashed strippers, homewreckers and skinheads to brawl and spew obscenities on weekday afternoons, has died
Charles Stanley, influential Baptist preacher, dies at 90
Charles Stanley, a prominent televangelist who once led the Southern Baptist Convention, died Tuesday at his home in Atlanta at age 90
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