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Local Obits for Thu. Mar 2nd, 2023


William Obee Harris, 88, Gillsville
Mr. William Obee Harris, age 88, of Gillsville, GA died Thursday, March 02, 2023 at his residence.  Mr. Harris was born in Gillsville to the late Joe and Pearl Pepper Harris.& ...


Diane Connerat, 82, Dacula
Diane Connerat, age 82 of Dacula, died Thursday, March 2, 2023. Mrs. Connerat has been cremated and no arrangements have been made at this time.


Glendon Jones, 94, Murrayville
Mr. Glendon Jones, age 94, of Murrayville, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, March 2, 2023, surrounded by his beloved family.  Mr. Jones was born on May 2, 1928, ...
Roderick Lamar Jones, Sr. was born as the only child on September 25, 1943 in Birmingham, AL to the late Howard Jones and the late Rosa Lee Thurman. After extended illnesses, he wa ...
It saddens us deeply that the family of Karen Louise Kisselbrack share the news of her passing on March 2, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, in Gainesville Georgia after a s ...
Glenda Wilson Smith, 74, Flowery Branch
Glenda Wilson Smith, age 74, of Flowery Branch, GA., passed away on Thursday, March 2, 2023.  She was preceded in death by her son, Mark Anthony Smith; parents, C.E. “Te ...
Journia Wilkins Walker, 71, Oakwood
          Miss Journia Wilkins Walker, age 71 of Oakwood, passed away on Thursday, March 2, 2023 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief ...


Elsie Faye Chestnut McGuirt, age 84 of Commerce, GA passed away on Thursday, March 2, 2023.   Born on Nov. 28, 1938 in Pensacola, FL, Mrs. McGuirt was the daughter of th ...
Vernon Barnom Powell, 87, Commerce
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Vernon Barnom Powell, age 87 of Commerce, Georgia who entered rest Thursday, March 2, 2023.  Mr. Powell was born in ...


Charles John Rijneveld, 41, Columbia, SC
Charles John Rijneveld, age 41, Born Monday August 24, 1981, in Atlanta, Georgia, passed away on Thursday December 22, 2022 at his home in Columbia, South Carolina. Memorial Ser ...


James Harrison Hanes, Jr., 96, Cleveland
          Mr. James Harrison Hanes, Jr., age 96 of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, March 2, 2023 at his residence following a brief illness.  ...
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