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Local Obits for Fri. Aug 5th, 2022


Drew "Grasshopper" Finch, 36, Braselton
Drew "Grasshopper" Finch passed away unexpectedly on August 5, 2022 in Braselton, Georgia at the age of 36. His passing has left our family devastated and he will be fore ...


Robert Gerald Bowie, 65, Buford
Robert Gerald Bowie, age 65, of Buford, GA died Friday, August 5, 2022. Mr. Bowie has been cremated and no service has been scheduled at this time. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 77 ...
Gladys Dudley, 98, Gainesville
Mrs. Gladys Dudley, 98, of Gainesville passed away Friday, August 5, 2022 at Anniston Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, August 11, 2022 in ...
Donald Douglas Kennedy, 73, Clermont
Donald Douglas Kennedy, 73 of Clermont, Ga. passed away Friday August 5, 2022 at his residence. Born in Duluth, Georgia, Mr. Kennedy had lived in Hall County for a number of yea ...
Nonnie Dilworth Marett, 64, Gainesville
Nonnie Dilworth Marett, 64, of Gainesville, Georgia, peacefully passed away on August 5, 2022 surrounded by her friends and loved ones, after a difficult five-year battle with ovar ...
Glennis Willene O'Neal, 90, Gainesville
On Friday August 5, 2022 Glennis Willene O’Neal’s faith became sight. She entered heaven at the Cedarhurst Nursing Home. She was 90.  Gleenis was born January ...
Glennis Willene O’Neal, 90, Gainesville
Glennis Willene O’Neal, age 90 of Gainesville entered heaven Friday August 5, 2022 at the Cedarhurst Nursing Home in Oakwood. A full obituary and arrangements will be fort ...
Rhonda Ann Quist, 61, Flowery Branch
Ms. Rhonda Ann Quist, 61, of Flowery Branch, passed away Friday, August 5, 2022 at her residence following an extended illness. A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. Wedn ...
Aranette Evelyn Walker, 90, Atlanta, formerly of Gillsville
Aranette Evelyn Walker, 90 of Atlanta formerly of Gillsville entered rest Friday August 5, 2022 at the Atlanta Medical Center. Aranette was born April 22, 1932 in Gillsville to ...
Eleanor Gene Witsell, 83, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Eleanor Gene Witsell, age 83 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Friday, August 5, 2022 at the Oaks Assisted living and Memory Care at Braselton. Memorial services will be he ...


Mrs. Joan Amelia Ford (Gaston) Helms, age 81, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Friday, August 5, 2022. Mrs. Helms was born in Ozark, Alabama, on February 15, 1941, to the late Clyd ...
Erwin David Jarvis, 71, Dahlonega
Mr. Erwin David Jarvis, age 71, of Dahlonega passed away on Friday,  August 5, 2022. David was born in Alabama on March 9, 1951 to the late Thomas Jarvis and Pauline Watkin ...


Bennie Boyd Weaver, 83, Toccoa
Mr. Bennie Boyd Weaver, age 83 of Pumping Station Road, Toccoa passed away Friday, August 5, 2022 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late Hillard B. Weaver an ...
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