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Local Obits for Thu. Jan 12th, 2023


Syble Mae Smith, 92, Statham
Syble Mae Smith, age 92 of Statham passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2023. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 am Saturday, January 14, 2023 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. In ...


On January 12, 2023, Michael Douglas Hudmon, Sr., age 72, passed away.  He was surrounded by loved ones.  Mike was born on August 16, 1950 in Lanett, Alabama.  He sp ...


Lindia Faye Kimbrel Blalock, age 81, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Thursday, January 12, 2023. Mrs. Blalock was born on August 6, 1941 in Moultrie, Georgia to the late Jam ...
Glenda Maple McCutcheon, age 72, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Thursday, January 12, 2023. Mrs. McCutcheon was born on March 19, 1950 in Riverside, California to the late Ti ...


Charles Dent Bostick, 91, Nashville, TN, formerly of Gainesville
Gainesville native Charles Dent Bostick, Dean Emeritus and Professor of Law Emeritus at Vanderbilt University Law School, whose former students include some of the most distinguish ...
Norman Lee Carroll, 83, Gainesville
Norman Lee Carroll passed peacefully into the arms of his Savior on January 12, 2023, surrounded by loved ones at his residence in Gainesville, GA. He was born February 2, 1939, ...
Judy Ann Greenway England age 78 of Lula, Ga. died Thursday January 12, 2023, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Sunday January ...
Alan Russell McGahie, 61, Gainesville
Alan Russell McGahie died peacefully in his home on Thursday, January 12, 2023, in Gainesville, Ga at the age of 61.  Alan is survived by his wife of 40 years Donna McGahie ...
Sarah Swoszowski, 83, Gainesville
Sarah Swoszowski, age 83 of Gainesville entered rest Thursday, January 12, 2023 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. The family is planning a celebration of lif ...
Bessie Ruth Whitlow, 99, Gainesville
An angel was called home to heaven, as Bessie Ruth Whitlow, 99, peacefully passed away in her home on Thursday, January 12, 2023.  Born on November 22, 1923, in Hall County ...
'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
Eloise R. Gilmer dead at 97
Eloise R. Gilmer of Gainesville passed away at the age of 97 Wednesday, December 7, 2022.
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died