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Local Obits for Tue. Jan 31st, 2023


Sarah Louise Ramey Lawson, 80, Gainesville
Sarah Louise Ramey Lawson, age 80, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, January 31, 2023. Mrs. Lawson was born on May 15, 1942 in Pickens, South Carolina, to the lat ...
Ana Sofia Martinez-Campos of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, January 17, 2023.
Betty Jean Lee Reed, 85, Braselton
Betty Jean Lee Reed, age 85 of Braselton, GA passed away on Tuesday, January 31, 2023.  She is survived by her children, Vickie Lynn (Glenn) Wiggins, Danielsville, GA, James K ...
Our dear mother, Cecile Barbara Sharon Underwood, went home to be with our Lord and Savior on January 31, 2023, at the age of 85. She was a wonderful mother who was always there ...


Virginia Louise Speakman, 75, Hoschton
  Virginia Louise Speakman, age 75 of Hoschton passed away Tuesday, January 31, 2023. Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, February 11, 2023 at Lawson Funer ...


Burdette Ashton, 80, Dahlonega
Burdette Ashton, 80, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, January 31, 2023 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Lumpkin County following a period of declining health. Born Januar ...
Frank Joseph Kraft, 91, Dahlonega
Frank Joseph Kraft, age 91, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, January 31, 2023, after a period of declining health. He was born on October 12, 1931, in Peoria, Illinoi ...


Robert Eugene Cabe, 38, Monroe
Robert Eugene Cabe, age 38, of Monroe, Georgia died, Tuesday, January 31, 2023. Memorial services will be held 3:00 pm, Saturday, February 11, 2023, at the Life Church, Baldwin, ...


Edward Wade Joyce, 82, Cleveland
Edward Wade Joyce, age 82, of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, January 31, 2023. Mr. Joyce was born on October 15, 1940, in Leaksville, North Carolina, to the late Edward and ...
Carolyn Nancy Sears, 77, Cleveland
Carolyn Nancy Sears, age 77, of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, January 31, 2023. Mrs. Sears was born on July 26, 1945, in Hall County, to the late John and Montine Edge Smal ...
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