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Local Obits for Thu. Feb 16th, 2023


J.B. Addis, 99, Clarkesville
  J.B. Addis, age 99, of Clarkesville, passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2023.  Born on October 8, 1923, he was a son of the late Arthur James Addis and Frances ...
Doris E. Free, 82, Demorest
Doris E. Free, age 82, of Demorest, passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2023.  Born on March 30, 1940, she was a daughter of the late Hoyt Standridge and Hassie Fortenber ...


Mark D. Baker, 57, Auburn
Mark D. Baker, age 57, of Auburn, GA passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2023. He was preceded in death by his mother, Patricia Ann Rampey Baker. Mr. Baker is survived by his f ...
Brenda Margaret Harrison Cox, of Gainesville, GA died February 16, 2023. Those who knew her best fully understood that she took the creed of serving the "least of these&quo ...
Daryl Evan Gravitt, 68, Gainesville
Mr. Daryl Evan Gravitt, 68, of Gainesville, passed away Thursday, February 16, 2023 at his residence following a sudden illness. A memorial service will be held at a later date. ...


Clyde Douglas Nations, 71, Commerce
Mr. Clyde Douglas Nations, age 71, of Commerce, GA died Thursday, February 16, 2023 at his residence. Mr. Nations was born in Commerce to the late Joe Cephus and Josie Roberts ...
Laura Bell Boswell Livingston, age 98 of Maysville, GA passed away on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2023.   Born on Sept. 17, 1924 in Maysville, GA, Mrs. Livingston was the daughte ...
Vera Nell Parson, Maysville
Vera Nell Parson of Maysville,Georgia passed Thursday Feb.16, 2023.  Services will be Sunday at 2 PM from the Chapel of Ivie Funeral Home with burial in the Silver Shoals Bapt ...


Jennie Carol Israel, 70, Rincon, formerly of Gainesville
Mrs. Jennie Carol Israel, 70, of Rincon, GA, formerly of Gainesville, GA, has gone to be with Jesus. She left this earth on Thursday, February 16, 2023. Funeral services will be ...
Sherman Louis Mann, 56, Kennesaw
Sherman Louis Mann, 56, of Kennesaw, GA, died February 16, 2023. Dexter T. Sims Mortuary, LLC, Gainesville, has charge of arrangements.
William (Bill) Girard McCoy, Sr., lovingly known as Grandad or Da, went to his forever home on January 27,2023. William (Bill) McCoy Sr. was born on December 4, 1934, to the late G ...
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