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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Feb 19th, 2023


Jeannette Charlotte Holbrook, age 81, of Winder passed away Sunday, February 19, 2023.  Memorial services will be held 2:00 pm Sunday, February 26, 2023 at Lawson Funeral Home ...


Mark Anthony Webb, 72, Lawrenceville
  Mark Anthony Webb, age 72, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on February 19, 2023.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Dennis and Jewell Webb; sister, Brenda As ...


Rita “Mama Rita” Rena Burton, age 57, of Cornelia, passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2023.    Born on January 4, 1966, in Gainesville, she was a daugh ...
Jean Franklin, 76, Alto
Jean Franklin, age 76, of Alto, passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2023.  Born on March 24, 1946, in Alto, she was the daughter of the late William Sanford Thompson and ...


Kelly Clark Chapman was born July 22, 1978 to Connie Smith (Haines) and Olen Clark in Athens Georgia. Due to her battle with cancer, she passed away peacefully Sunday February 19th ...


James Leon Sutton, 86, Cleveland
Mr. James Leon (J.L.) Sutton, age 86, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, February 19, 2023. Mr. Sutton was born to the late Oscar “Boss” Herbert and Carrie Maude Jarr ...
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