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Local Obits for Thu. Apr 27th, 2023


Dennis Joseph Schrenk, 75, Johns Creek
Mr. Dennis Joseph Schrenk, age 75 of Johns Creek, passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2023, at Emory Johns Creek Hospital. Private Memorial Services will be held at a later date. ...


Elijah Luke Bolden, 21, Demorest
Elijah Luke Bolden, age 21, of Habersham County, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2023. Mr. Bolden was cremated and a celebration of Elijah's life will be held at ...


Glamorice Conchita Sheppard, 86, Gainesville
Glamorice Conchita Sheppard (Griffith) 86 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday, April 27th. Glamorice Conchita Sheppard was born on April 23, 1937 to the late Albert Griffith ...
Sharon Ann Sirekis, Flowery Branch
Stephen Ward Diegnan, 78, Flowery Branch
Mr. Stephen Ward Diegnan, age 78 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2023 at his residence, surrounded by family. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 A.M. ...
Jack Edward Pierce, 72, Gainesville+
Jack Edward Pierce, 72, of Gainesville, went on to his Heavenly home with the Father, Son, & The Holy Spirit on April 27, 2023. A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 p.m. ...


James Robert Maxwell, 74, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. James Robert Maxwell, age 74 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Thursday, April 27, 2023.  Mr. Maxwell was born ...


Mr. Buren Lamar Crunkleton, age 96 of Brookdale Road, Toccoa passed away Thursday, April 27, 2023 at his residence. A son of the late Herbert Peyton Crunkleton and Maybelle Sega ...


John “Johnny” Kenneth Lummus, age 79, of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2023. Mr. Lummus was born on July 1, 1943, in Atlanta, Georgia, to the late Ev ...
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