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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Apr 24th, 2023


Dwight Davis, 70, Winder
It is with great sadness that we announce Mr. Dwight Davis, age 70, passed peacefully from cancer at his home in Winder, GA.  Dwight was born April 9, 1953 in Buford to Weyman ...


Winston King, 81, Dawsonville
Mr. Winston King, age 81, of Dawsonville, GA., passed away Monday, April 24, 2023.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Florence Wilson King; sister, Susie King ...


Caleb R. Adams, 24, Braselton
Caleb R. Adams, age 24, of Braselton, GA, passed away on Saturday, April 15, 2023. A celebration of life service will be held for family and friends at 5:00 PM at the Mulberry Park ...
Ramilaben B. Patel, 75, Buford
  Ramilaben B. Patel, age 75, of Buford, GA., passed away Monday, April 24, 2023.  Mrs. Patel is survived by her husband, Balubhai Patel; children, Ramesh B. Patel, Na ...
Hubert D. West, 87, Buford
Hubert D. West, age 87, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, April 24, 2023.  Mr. West is survived by his wife of sixty-seven years, Barbara Annette Doss West of Buford; sons, ...


Wendell Lee Wooley, 63, Clarkesville
Wendell Lee Wooley, age 63 of Clarkesville, Georgia took his heavenly flight home to be with the Lord on Monday, April 24, 2023. Born in Columbia, South Carolina on May 20, 1959 ...


Michael Chyne Allen, 53, Gainesville
Michael Chyne Allen, 53 of Gainesville took his Heavenly flight home to be with the Lord on April 24, 2023. Mr. Allen was born in Gainesville to the late Larry Allen and Sandra ...
Larry Harper, 63, Gainesville
    Larry Harper was born June 19, 1959 to the late Leroy Harper and Alma Harper. He was called home to be with the Lord on April 24, 2023.  Larry joined St. J ...
Virginia S. Land, 86, Gainesville
Virginia S. Land, 86 of Gainesville died Monday April 24, 2023.  Virginia was born on July 25, 1936, in Maysville, GA., to the late Claude and Mary Mintz Sears. In addition ...
Mark William Pelletier, 65, Hoschton
Mark William Pelletier, age 65, of Hoschton passed away Monday, April 24, 2023, surrounded by his loving family. Mark was born March 5, 1958 in Caribou, Maine.  A devout Ch ...
James Tanner, 80, Gainesville
  James Tanner, age 80, of Gainesville, passed away Monday, April 24, at his residence.  Mr. Tanner was born on August 2, 1942, to Hoke and Verna Crow Tanner.  He ...
Shelby Sue Zink, 49, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Shelby Sue Zink, 49, of Flowery Branch, passed away Monday, April 24, 2023 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, April 28, 2023 in the Chapel ...


Barbara Nell Phillips, 78, Trenton, Ga.
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Barbara Nell Phillips, age 78, of Trenton, Georgia who entered rest Monday April 24, 2023. Mrs. Phillips was born in Buf ...


Mrs. Sandra Gail Benton Fowler, 69, of Valley Road, Toccoa, passed away peacefully at her home, Monday, April 24, 2023. A daughter of the late Owen Franklin Benton, Jr. and Raye ...
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