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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Mar 29th, 2023


Rosemary Wood Dodd, 87, Gainesville
Rosemary Wood Dodd  August 13, 1935-March 29, 2023 A bright and colorful light was extinguished March 29, 2023, with the passing of Rosemary Wood Dodd, 87. Known for ...
Lee Michael Vonderhaar, 74, Flowery Branch
Mr. Lee Michael Vonderhaar, age 74 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2023 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, surrounded by his family. Memo ...


Lana Louise Murray, 60, Taylor, Michigan
Lana Louise Murray, age 60, of Taylor, Michigan, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2023.  Born on May 30, 1962, in Dearborn, Michigan, she was a daughter of James Murray ...
Margaret Ladd Floyd Selmon, 93, Warner Robins, formerly of Gainesville
Margaret Ladd Floyd Selmon of Warner Robins formerly of Gainesville died Wednesday March 29, 2023. Margaret was born in Gainesville, Georgia March 19, 1930. She lived there unti ...


Mr. Luther “Tommy” Nelson Scruggs, age 79 of Gumlog Road, Martin passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2023 at his residence. A son of the late Eugene and Ola Dell Willia ...


Mary Tyewonna “Sissy” Simmons, age 52, died peacefully and surrounded by family on Wednesday, March 29, 2023, after a long and courageous fight with heart disease. S ...
Disgraced children's TV entertainer Rolf Harris dies at 93
Rolf Harris, the veteran entertainer whose decades-long career as a family favorite on British and Australian television was shattered when he was convicted of sexual assaults on young girls, has died
Former Hall County State Court Solicitor, Jerry Rylee, dead at 79
A former solicitor with the State Court of Hall County, Jerry Rylee, passed away Wednesday at the age of 79.
Jerry Springer, politician turned TV ringmaster, dies at 79
Jerry Springer, the former Cincinnati mayor and news anchor whose namesake TV show unleashed strippers, homewreckers and skinheads to brawl and spew obscenities on weekday afternoons, has died
Charles Stanley, influential Baptist preacher, dies at 90
Charles Stanley, a prominent televangelist who once led the Southern Baptist Convention, died Tuesday at his home in Atlanta at age 90
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