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Local Obits for Sat. Jan 14th, 2023


Macie Leann Newberry, 28, Winder
Macie Leann Newberry, age 28, of Winder passed away Saturday, January 14, 2023 after a strong, courageous battle against cancer. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made ...


Bonnie Deborah Wheeler, 70, of Forsyth County passed away Saturday, January 14, 2023. Deborah was a beautiful and wonderful woman who loved her husband and raising her 5 children. ...


Gregory Michael Bremus, age 75, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, January 14, 2023.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Michael F. and Anna G. Bremus.  Mr. Bre ...
Clifton Gerald Cleve Samuels, age 84 of Sugar Hill entered rest peacefully on Saturday January 14, 2023 at a private personal care home in Buford. Clifton was born in Black Rive ...


Susan Landers Burns, 72, Birmingham, AL formerly of Gainesville
Susan Landers Burns, 72, died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, at home with her family in Birmingham, AL. Born June 4, 1950, in Gainesville Ga., she was the daughter of the late Carl Er ...
Emily W. McClure, 89, Flowery Branch
Ms. Emily W. McClure, age 89, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, January 14, 2023 at her residence, surrounded by her family. Emily resided in Tucker, GA for 40 years until sh ...
Bryan Rafeal Linares Pantoja, 23, Gainesville
Mr. Bryan Rafeal Linares Pantoja, 23, of Gainesville, passed away January 14, 2023.   Funeral services will be held at 6:00 p.m. Friday, January 20, 2023 in the Chapel o ...
Lois Naomi "Loy" Reed, 86, Murrayville
Lois Naomi (Loy) Reed, 86 of Murrayville, GA, passed away January 14, 2023, three days shy of her 87th birthday.  She was born January 17, 1936 in Alton, Kansas. The fam ...
Mr. James Douglas “Doug” Waldrep, Sr. 85, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, January 14, 2023 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville following injuries sust ...
Mary Lou Ward, 87, Gainesville
Mrs. Mary Lou Ward, 87, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, January 14, 2023 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, ...


Claudette Simental, Waverly Hall, Georgia
Claudette Simental of Waverly Hall, Georgia passed away on Saturday, January 14, 2023. Visitation will be held Wednesday, January 18, 2023 at Hillside Chapel Funeral Home from 1 ...


Mrs. Annie Kathryn Turner Stancil, age 87 of Brookhaven Circle, Toccoa, Ga. passed away Saturday, January 14, 2023 at the home of her granddaughter.    A daughter o ...
'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