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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Mar 5th, 2023


Margaret Evelyn Bramblett Canup, age 87 of Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 5, 2023.   Born in Tiger, Georgia on March 03, 1936, she ...
Jerry Mote, 83, Demorest
Jerry Mote, age 83, of Demorest, passed away on Sunday, March 5, 2023. Mrs. Mote was born on September 13, 1939, in Barrow County, to the late John and Lorene Kenny Griffith.&nb ...


William Brooke Fox,III, 80, Gainesville
William Brooke Fox, III, 80 of Gainesville died Sunday March 5, 2023. Born in Winter Haven, Florida, Mr. Fox had lived in Gainesville for a number of years.  He was the son ...
Leeroy Mercado-Torres, Gainesville
Leeroy Mercado-Torres of Gainesville, GA passed away on Sunday, March 5, 2023. Visitation will be held at Hillside Chapel Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 7, 2023 from 2-3PM. F ...
Sara Frances Sanders, age 88, of Lula, (Gillsville Community) entered heaven Sunday March 5, 2023 at her residence. Frances was born in Jackson County, Georgia to the late Jack ...
Louis Joseph Tornambe, 88, Gainesville
Mr. Louis Joseph Tornambe, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, March 5, 2023. No memorial services will be held at this time. Mr. Tornambe was born April 12, 1934 t ...


Norma Woodlee Baker, 81, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Norma Woodlee Baker, age 81 of Jefferson, Georgia wh entered rest Sunday, March 5, 2023.  Mrs. Baker was born in Ke ...


Thomas Mont Boggs, 90, Dahlonega
Thomas Mont Boggs (Tom, “T” or Pop to many who loved him), age 90, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed on Sunday, March 5, 2023, following an extended illness. Tom was b ...
Jonathan Franklin Grizzle, 32, Dahlonega
Mr. Jonathan Franklin Grizzle, age 32, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, March 5, 2023. He was born on January 24, 1991, in Lumpkin County to John Grizzle and Shirley A ...


Cameron Sean Batye, 62, Cleveland
Cameron Sean Batye, age 62, of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, March 5, 2023. Mr. Batye was born on October 1, 1960, in LaGrange, Illinois, to the late Robert Batye and Billie ...
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