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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Feb 14th, 2023


  Margie Patricia Roberts went to be with Jesus on January 24, 2023. Born January 12, 1942 to Lucille and William Coleman in Cincinnati, OH. She was preceded in death by he ...


Sharon A. Major, Buford
In Loving Memory of Sharon A. Major (Cobb) of NJ and GA  Sunrise 12/13/1951 - Sunset 02/14/2023  In the early morning of Tuesday, February 14, 2023, after a lengthy ...
  Carolyn Lancaster Parks, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2023.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence H. and Estelle Lancaste ...


Betty Jo Payne Zinke, 88, Cornelia
Betty Jo Payne Zinke, age 88, of Cornelia, Georgia, went to be with the Lord, and completed the family circle, on Tuesday, February 14, 2023. Mrs. Zinke was born on August 4, 19 ...


Marie (Murphy) Stover, 91, Gainesville
Mrs. Marie (Murphy) Stover, age 91, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, February 13, 2023. The family will receive friends 1:00 to 3:00 pm Friday, February 17, 2023 at ...
Trina Thomas Wingo, 52, Murrayville
Trina Thomas Wingo, 52, of Murrayville, entered the loving arms of Jesus on February 14, 2023 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Mrs. Wingo was a fo ...


Judy Ligon, 61, Dahlonega
Ms. Judy Ligon, age 61, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2023. She was born on March 17, 1961, in Gainesville, Georgia, to the late Bud Ridley and the la ...
Doris Ann Morrison, 70, Dahlonega
Mrs. Doris Ann Morrison, 70, of Dahlonega, passed away Tuesday, February 14, 2023 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus. A graveside service will be held at 11: ...


Jerry Wilson Edwards, 85, Monroe
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Jerry Wilson Edwards, age 85 of Monroe, Georgia who entered rest Tuesday, February 14, 2023.  Mr. Edwards was born i ...
  Born January 30, 1940, Vivian Louise Broughton Lackey was born the third of five children to the late Deacon Earl O. Broughton, Sr. and Maudie Ree Simmons Broughton. She ...
John Patrick Shelley, 63, Hartwell
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. John Patrick Shelley, age 63, of Hartwell, Georgia who entered rest Tuesday February 14, 2023. Mr. Shelley was born in An ...
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