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Local Obits for Thu. Apr 20th, 2023


Anthony Brannon, 52, Auburn
Anthony Brannon, age 52, of Auburn, GA passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2023.  Mr. Brannon is survived by his mother, Cathy Samples Brannon of Auburn; father, J. C. Brannon ...
Darlene Davenport Jones, 84, Dawsonville
Mrs. Darlene Davenport Jones passed away Thursday, April 20, 2023, after several months of declining health resulting from stroke complications. She was 84. Darlene was born in ...


Michael "Mike" Philmon Gaddis, age 78, of Dahlonega, Georgia formerly of Habersham County, Georgia went to his heavenly home on Thursday, April 20, 2023.   Mr. ...
Martha Louise Reece O'Kelley, 90, Gainesville
Martha Louise Reece O’Kelley, 90, of Gainesville, Georgia entered the loving arms of Jesus on Thursday, April 20, 2023.  Born in Gainesville, Georgia on December 9th, ...
Geneva Ruth Couch, 85, Clermont
Geneva Ruth Couch, age 85, of Clermont entered heaven Thursday April 20, 2023 at Gateway Health & Rehab with her loving family by her side. Ruth was born February 4, 1938 in ...
Leonard Jeffrey Shaw, Jr, affectionately known as "Lenny" was born on October 28,1988 to Annie Richardson & the late Leonard Shaw Sr., in Ft. Lauderdale Fla. Lenny wa ...
Betty Sue Gooch, 81 years of age, entered into her heavenly rest on April 20, 2023, surrounded by her loving family.   She was born December 23, 1941, to Paul Maynard an ...


  Mrs. Dorothy Lou Kellum Wilson, age 82, of Commerce, GA died Thursday, April 20, 2023 at her residence.  Mrs. Wilson was born in Point Peter, GA to the late William ...


Reba Knight Lyon, 63, Ormond Beach, FL
Reba Knight Lyon, age 63, of Ormond Beach, FL, formerly of Gwinnett County, passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2023.  Ms. Lyon is survived by her mother, Ruth Porter Knight of ...


Mrs. Margaret Elizabeth Grafton Jarrett, age 79 of Toccoa passed away Thursday, April 20, 2023 at the home of her son.   A daughter of the late Joe P. Grafton, Sr. and J ...


Wendell Earl Lovell, 62, Cleveland
Wendell Earl Lovell, age 62, of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2023.   Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, April 25, 2023, at Generatio ...
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