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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jan 29th, 2023


Sam Wilder, 86, Cumming
Sam Wilder, 86, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Sunday, January 29, 2023 at his residence following an extended illness. A resident of Georgia for his entire life, Mr. Wilder wa ...


Edmund Charles Boover was born to Edmund A. and Mildred (Strong) Boover on May 7th 1937 in Haverhill Ma where he grew up. He was a graduate of Haverhill High School and he served h ...


Jimmy William Seabolt, 59, Demorest
Jimmy William Seabolt, age 59 of Demorest, Georgia passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 29, 2023 at his residence. Born in Demorest, Georgia on November 10, 1963, he was th ...
Lai Chun Tang, 97, Cornelia and Duluth
Lai Chun Tang, age 97, of Cornelia and Duluth, passed away on Sunday, January 29, 2023.  Born in China on August 18, 1925, Lai Chun immigrated to the USA in 1991. She was p ...


James Henry Cain, 79, Gainesville
James Henry Cain, age 79 of Gainesville entered heaven Sunday January 29, 2023 at his residence with his family by his side. James was born in Union County, Georgia on June 24, ...
Daniel Eugene Cornell, 84, Gainesville
Mr. Daniel Eugene Cornell, 84, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, January 29, 2023 following an extended illness. No services are scheduled at this time. Born on April 30, 1 ...
James T. Lyons, 53, Gainesville
James T Lyons, age 53, of Gainesville passed away Sunday morning, January 29, 2023, at Piedmont Hospital. James was born in Santa Clara, California in July of 1969 to the late F ...
  Mrs. Jamie Lisa (McDonald) Marcengill, age 63, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, January 29, 2023.  Celebration of Life will be held 3:00 pm Sunday, ...
Angelica Sanchez, 39, Gainesville
Mrs. Angelica Sanchez, age 39 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, January 29, 2023 at her residence. Funeral Mass will be held 2:00 p.m., Friday, February 3, 2023 at Prince ...


Glenn Martin, 84, Pendergrass
Glenn Martin, 84, of Pendergrass, GA, passed away on Sunday Jan 29, 2023, from a sudden illness.  He was preceded in death by his parents Winfred and Myrtle Martin.  H ...
Francis "Frank" Rizzo, 74, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Francis “Frank” Rizzo, age 74 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered rest Sunday, January 29, 2023.  Mr. Ri ...


Kathleen Cowart, 92, Dahlonega
Mrs. Kathleen Cowart, age 92 of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, January 29, 2023. She was born on August 10, 1930 in Kyle, North Carolina, to the late Thermond Carder and the late ...
Albert Ray Howland, Jr. passed away on January 29, 2023 in Dahlonega, GA. Ray grew up in Marshall, NC and found his love for the mountains. He spent most of his adult life as a lon ...


Ronald “Ronnie” Allen Stewart, age 66, of Martin, passed away on Sunday, January 29, 2023.  Born on March 14, 1956, in Demorest, he was the son of the late Walt ...
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