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Local Obits for Thu. Feb 9th, 2023


William David Bromley, 67, Clarkesville
On February 5, 2023, William David Bromley of Clarksville, GA died after a two-year battle with bladder cancer.  David was 67. He was born and raised in West Palm Beach, FL ...


Rev. M.A. Poole, 97, Gainesville
Rev. M.A. Poole, 97, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, and to be reunited with many friends and loved ones on Thursday morning, Feb. 9, 2023. M.A. was the son of the lat ...
Janet Green Goodman, 89, Gainesville
Janet Green Goodman “AKA Meme”, age 89, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 9, 2023. She was born June 11, 1933, in Flowery Branch, GA to the late Harold and K ...
Verlin Boudreaux Murphy, 92, Gainesville
Verlin Boudreaux Murphy, age 92 of Gainesville passed away Thursday, February 9, 2023. She was a member of St. Thomas More Parish in Baton Rouge, LA for 48 years as well as the Pri ...
Wayne Whitmire, 83, Gainesville
Wayne Whitmire, 83, of Gainesville, passed away Thursday, February 9, 2023. Wayne was born on October 23, 1939 in Shannon, Georgia; and was the son of the late Ralph C. Whitmi ...
Wayne Gerald Whitmire, 83, Oakwood
Mr. Wayne Gerald Whitmire, 83, of Gainesville, passed away Thursday, February 9, 2023 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, Februa ...


Mr. William Raymond “Bill” Martin, age 86  of Fairplay, SC passed away Thursday, February 9, 2023 in the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA. ...
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