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Local Obits for Tue. Feb 21st, 2023


James Michael "Mike" Gaddis, 68, Dawsonville
James Michael “Mike” Gaddis, 68, of Dawsonville passed away suddenly at his residence on Tuesday, February 21, 2023. Born July 27, 1954, he was a lifelong resident o ...


Samuel B. Carter, 76, Lilburn
Samuel B. Carter, 76, of Lilburn, GA, died Tuesday, February 21, 2023. Funeral service will be held Sunday, February 26, 2023 at 2 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Interment wi ...
Robert (Bob) Buhler Marshall, lovingly known as Papa, went to his forever home Tuesday, February 21, 2023.  Bob Marshall was born January 12, 1941, to the late Louis (Duke) an ...
Richard “Dick” Allen Rivers, 73, Lawrenceville
  Mr. Richard “Dick” Allen Rivers, age 73 of Lawrenceville, passed away on Tuesday, February 21, 2023 at his residence. Graveside services will be held at ...


Eddie Michael "Mike" Fortner, 71, Gainesville
Eddie Michael "Mike" Fortner, 71, of Gainesville died Tuesday February 21, 2023, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Hospice after a brief illness. A lifelong resident ...
Troy Millikan, Gainesville
Upon graduating, Troy moved to Atlanta to practice law, where he also taught Business Law at Atlanta Law School and was elected to the Executive Board of the State Bar Younger Lawy ...


Mr. John "Johnny" Thomas Barnes, age 80, of Dahlonega, passed away from a sudden illness on Tuesday, February 21, 2023. Mr. Barnes was born in Gainesville on January 8 ...


Trudy Turner Nichols, 88, Eastanollee
Mrs. Trudy Turner Nichols, age 88 of Eastanollee passed away Tuesday, February 21, 2023 at her residence. A daughter of the late Rev. Ben F. Turner, Sr. and Joy Turner, she wa ...


Cammie Hamilton-Dodd, 39, Cleveland
Mrs. Cammie Hamilton-Dodd, age 39, of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, February 21, 2023. Cammie was born in Hall County on August 17, 1983. She is a graduate of White County Hig ...
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