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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Feb 8th, 2023


James Edwin "Jimmy" Adams, 69, Gainesville
James Edwin "Jimmy" Adams, age 69 of Gainesville entered heaven Wednesday February 8, 2023 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Braselton Campus. Jimmy was born in ...
Mary Jane (Bender) Taylor, 69, Gainesville
Mrs. Mary Jane (Bender) Taylor, age 69, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, February 8, 2023.   The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 pm Wednesda ...
William Harold Smith, 80, Flowery Branch
  Mr. William Harold Smith, age 80, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away Wednesday, February 8, 2023.  He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Mary Louise Smith Flow ...


Dean Harvey McClure, 62, Commerce
Dean Harvey McClure, age 62 of Commerce, GA passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2023.   Born on Jan. 8, 1962 in Button Gwinnett, GA, Mr. McClure was the son of David and L ...
Charles Howard Webster, 85, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Charles Howard Webster, age 85 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Wednesday, February 8, 2023.  Mr. Webster was ...


Lonie William Martin, 91, Toccoa
Mr. Lonie William Martin, age 91 of Toccoa, GA, went to his heavenly home on February 8, 2023. He passed away at his longtime Ayers Drive residence and is now rejoined with his lat ...
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