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Local Obits for Thu. Apr 13th, 2023


Laverne Tatum Roebuck, 76, Buford
Laverne Tatum Roebuck, age 76, of Buford, GA, passed away on Thursday, April 13, 2023.    She was preceded in death by husband of fifty-five years, Amon “Budd ...


Hattie Mae Hill Simmons, age 95, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 13, 2023.   A daughter of the late Lon and Mae Brock Hill, she was born in Habersham Co ...
Douglas “Warren” Wade, Jr., age 29 of Alto, Georgia passed away on Thursday, April 13, 2023. Born in Gainesville, Georgia on January 6, 1994, he was preceded in deat ...


David Bryan Bryant, 56, Gainesville
Mr. David Bryan Bryant, 56, of Gainesville, passed away April 13, 2023. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, April 17, 2023 in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral ...
Michael A. Pruitt, Gainesville
Mr. Michael A. Pruitt was born on November 7, 1964 to Robert M. Pruitt, of Cleveland, GA and Bessie C. Chapman Bush, of Gainesville, GA. He was raised in Gainesville and graduated ...


Cathy Nolin Mathews Minish, age 66 of Commerce, GA passed away on Thursday, April 13, 2023.   Born on Jan. 25, 1957, Mrs. Minish was the daughter of the late Nolin Mat ...


Christine Lawson Evans, 76, Cleveland
  Christine Lawson Evans, age 76, of Cleveland, GA, entered into rest, on April 13, 2023.  Born on June 28, 1946, in Cleveland, she was the daughter of the late A ...
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