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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Feb 1st, 2023


Natalie Elizabeth Stark, age 30, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Wednesday, February 1, 2023.  She was preceded in death by her mother, Cheryl Ann Stark; sister, Amber Stark.&nb ...


Andrew Jack Hilton, 87, Mt. Airy
Andrew Jack Hilton, age 87 of Mt. Airy, passed away February 1, 2023. Born in Hiawassee, Georgia on April 28, 1935, Jack was the son of the late Andrew C. And Era Bell Cloer Hil ...
Steven "Steve" Joseph Napoli, 65, Clarkesville
Steven "Steve" Joseph Napoli, age 65, of Clarkesville, Georgia formerly of Hillsborough, New Jersey, passed away on Wednesday, February 1, 2023. Steve was born on June ...
Rayford Poole, 84, Alto
  Rayford Poole, age 84, of Alto, passed away on Wednesday, February 1, 2023.  Born on April 11, 1938, in Cornelia, a son of the late J.C. Poole and Lola Poole. M ...


James Robert Emmons, 73, Frederica, Delaware
James Robert Emmons, 73 of Frederica, Delaware died January 21, 2023. James was born on February 13, 1949 in Portsmouth, VA to the late Lawrence and Mamie Emmons. Graveside Serv ...
Jerry Griffin, 74, Oakwood
Mr. Jerry Griffin, age 74, of Oakwood, GA died Wednesday, February 01, 2023 at his residence.  Mr. Griffin was born in Commerce to the late Barnell and Eva Redmon Griffin.&nbs ...
Kenneth Charles Martin, 85, Gainesville
On Wednesday, February 1, 2023, Kenneth Charles Martin, dearly loved family man and respected coach and educator for over 33 years, passed away at the age of 85. Ken was born on ...


Marvene Grizzle, 79, Dahlonega
Mrs. Marvene Grizzle, age 79, of Dahlonega, passed away Thursday, February 1, 2023. Mrs. Grizzle was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. She was born on April 2, 1 ...


Amie Delores "Lois" Ursery 76 of Tennesse passed away on Wednesday, February 1st. Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.
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