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Local Obits for Sat. Feb 4th, 2023


Donny Ray Wilson, 59, Cumming
Mr. Donny Ray Wilson, 59, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, February 4, 2023 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, February ...


Therese Adjoua Beugre, 57, Lawrenceville
Therese Adjoua Beugre, age 57, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Saturday, February 4, 2023.  She is survived by her husband of 35 years, Guy Eric Goddson; children, Christ ...
James C. “Chuck” Smith, 56, of Buford, GA passed away Saturday, February 4, 2023. He was preceded in death by his father, Howard Smith; father-in-law, Wendell Knight; a ...


Barbara Anne Cagle Wildes, 87, Clarkesville
Barbara Anne Cagle Wildes, age 87, of Clarkesville, Georgia went to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 4, 2023.   She was born in College Park, Georgia, on March 24t ...
Gary Brooks McCoy, 74, Alto
  Mr. Gary Brooks McCoy, 74, of Alto, passed away Saturday February 4, 2023 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursda ...


Sexton Samaud Rucker, 30, Gainesville
Sexton Samaud Rucker (Gwapo) born July 30th, 1997, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Ga. He passed away at the age of 30 on February 4th, 2023, at Northeast Georgia M ...


Bobby Jerald Studdard, 84, Cartersville
Funeral services for Bobby Jerald Studdard, age 84 of Cashiers, NC and Cartersville, GA will be held at 1:00 PM, Saturday, February 11, 2023 at Wofford’s Crossroads Baptist C ...


Jerry Edgar “Butch” Grubbs, 62, Tifton formerly of Toccoa
Mr. Jerry Edgar “Butch” Grubbs, age 62 of Tifton and formerly of Toccoa passed away Saturday, February 4, 2023 at Tift Regional Medical Center, Tifton, Georgia. A so ...


Becky "Granny" Thomas, 69, Cleveland
Mrs. Becky “Granny” Thomas, age 69, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, February 4, 2023.  Mrs. Thomas was born in Jacksonville, FL to the late Roy and Maude Na ...
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