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Local Obits for Thu. Feb 2nd, 2023


Sue Jett Smith Cofield Emley, age 72 of Homer, GA passed away on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2023.   Born on January 30, 1951 in Gainesville, GA, Mrs. Cofield Emley was the daught ...


Raymond Paul Bitzel, Sr., 78, of Winder, GA passed away February 2, 2023. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-five years, Sharon Thorn Bitzel; parents, William and Margar ...
Susan Stone Hughes, 89, Winder
Susan Stone Hughes, age 89, of Winder, GA passed away on Thursday, February 2, 2023. She was preceded in death by first husband, S. T. Stone and husband, Joseph Hughes; parents, We ...


Donald John Hess, 86, Buford
Donald John Hess (Don), 86, of Buford, Georgia peacefully passed away on February 2, 2023, surrounded by loved ones. Don was born on August 18th, 1936, to Bernard and Stella (Polni ...


  On February 2, 2023, Patricia “Patsy” Vaughan Carpenter, 76, of Gainesville, GA entered the presence of her Lord. There is no doubt she has complete heal ...
Rita Harritt Jeffers, Gainesville
Rita Harritt Jeffers of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, February 2, 2023.
Dianne Skelton Kesler, 72, Gainesville
Dianne Skelton Kesler, age 72 of Gainesville entered heaven Thursday February 2, 2023 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Funeral services honoring Dianne will ...
Sharon Roberts Underwood, 85, Gainesville
Sharon Roberts Underwood, 85 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday January 31, 2023. Memorial services will be held Saturday February 4, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Little ...


Rosey Voncile Jones, 93, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Rosey Voncile Jones, age 93 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Thursday, February 2, 2023.  Mrs. Jones was born ...
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Charles “Charlie” Marion Livingston, Sr., age 82 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered rest Thursday, February ...


George T. Armijo, 80, Dahlonega
Mr. George T. Armijo, age 80, of Dahlonega passed away February 2, 2023. Complete funeral arrangements will be announced soon.  To share a memory or a condolence with th ...
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