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Local Obits for Fri. Apr 28th, 2023


Shirley Massey Priest, 83, Tucker
Mrs. Shirley Massey Priest, age 83, of Tucker, GA. passed away Friday, April 28, 2023.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. L. J. Priest her dad, Paul A. Massey and ...
Geneva Saxon Taylor, 81, Dacula
Geneva Saxon Taylor, age 81, of Dacula, GA passed away on Friday, April 28, 2023.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Bill Saxon and Mary Perryman Saxon; sons, James Br ...


Richard William “Dick” Troendly, age 76, of Clarkesville, passed away on Friday, April 28, 2023. Born on December 23, 1946, in Payne, Ohio, he was a son of the late ...


Charles Wayne Martin, Sr., 75, Gainesville
Mr. Charles Wayne Martin, Sr., 75, of Gainesville, passed away Friday, April 28, 2023 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. ...
Martha Yearwood Wilson, 82, Gainesville
  Mrs. Martha Yearwood Wilson, 82, of Gainesville, passed away Friday, April 28, 2023 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, May 6, 2023 ...


Cammie Irene Hackett, 95, Jefferson
Cammie Irene (Holder) Hackett, 95, of Jefferson, Georgia,  hung up her hat for the last time and moved on to the great garden in the sky on April 28, 2023. Irene was born Octo ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Patricia “Pat” Moore Smith, age 90, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Friday, April 28, 2023. Mrs. Smith was born ...
Melba “Janet” Embrick, age 61 of Commerce, GA passed away on Friday, April 28, 2023. Born on January 8, 1962, Miss Embrick was the daughter of the late Walter Wallac ...


Ronny Tyler Moss, 52, Athens
Ronny Tyler Moss, 52, of Athens, GA passed away on April 28th ,2023.   Born on April 13th, 1971 in Decatur Georgia, Mr. Moss was the son of Ronnie Moss and Brenda Duckwo ...


Dennis Thurman Shedd, 71, Toccoa
Mr. Dennis Thurman Shedd, age 71 of Lakeside Road, Toccoa passed away Saturday, April 28, 2023 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Barrow County. A son of the late Thurman ...


Carol Davie Stancil, 79, Toccoa
Mr. Carol Davie Stancil, age 70 of Toccoa passed away Friday, April 28, 2023 at his home.  A son of the late Lam David Stancil and Anne Jarrett Stancil, he was born in Step ...


Thomas Edward Dupree, 82, Sautee Nacoochee
Thomas Edward Dupree, age 82 of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away Friday, April 28, 2023. Mr. Dupree was born in Macon, GA to the late William E. Dupree and Lonie Sims Dupree.  ...
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