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Local Obits for Fri. Feb 17th, 2023


Mary Lee Meeks, 88, Maysville
Mrs. Mary Lee Meeks, age 88, of Maysville, GA died Friday, February 17, 2023.  Mrs. Meeks was born in Jefferson to the late Benjamin and Eldoma Seabolt Thompson.  She was ...


Phillip Waldrop, 73, Cumming
Phillip Waldrop, 73, of Cumming, GA passed away Friday, February 17, 2023. Born November 5, 1949 in Atlanta to the late Jim and Beatrice Waldrop, he had lived in Forsyth County ...


Alice Aileen Toler, 80, Gainesville
Mrs. Alice Aileen Toler, age 80 of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, February 17, 2023 at her residence, surrounded by her family.   Funeral Services will be held 2:00 ...


Delores “Bootsie” Kellum, age 81 of Commerce, GA passed away on Friday, February 17, 2023.   Born on August 28, 1941, Mrs. Kellum was the daughter of the lat ...
Domenico M. Montalto, 94, Hoschton
Mr. Domenico M. Montalto, age 94, of Hoschton passed away Friday, February 17, 2023 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Februar ...


Bobbie Lee Whitehead, 95, Toccoa
Mrs. Bobbie Lee Whitehead, age 95, went to be with her Jesus on Friday, February 17, 2023. She was the youngest of seven children, born to Adolphus Davis and Bertie Holcomb Davi ...
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