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Local Obits for Sat. Apr 29th, 2023


Mr. Willard Bernard Palmer, age 75, a proud veteran of the Vietnam War, passed away on Saturday, April 29, 2023 at his residence. Mr. Palmer, and his twin brother Millard, were ...
  Michael “Mike” Waylon Southerland, age 68, of Duluth, GA passed away on Saturday, April 29, 2023, while on a fishing trip with a group of close friends. Bo ...


Mitchell Blalock, 74, Gainesville
Mr. Mitchell Blalock, age 74, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, April 29, 2023.  Mr. Blalock was born in Clarkesville to the late J.W. and Willie Mae Turner Blalock.  ...
Mary Kelly Rogers, 73, Gainesville
Mary Kelly Rogers, age 73, of Gainesville passed away peacefully Saturday, April 29, 2023.  She was preceded in death by the love and light of her life, her husband of 48 year ...
Paul Gerald Watson, 85, Flowery Branch
Mr. Paul Gerald Watson age 85 of Flowery Branch, Ga. died Saturday April 29, 2023 in Gainesville, Ga. Funeral Services will be held at 2 pm Monday May 1, 2023 at the Little Dave ...


Thoimas Alan Drew, Pendergrass
Mr. Thomas Alan Drew is the son Mr. and Mrs. Gerald and Divona Drew and Mr. Thomas Kasunic. Thomas was born in Kansas, Oregon. He entered a career in the United States Army and ser ...
Jestean Minish Faulkner, 84, Commerce
Mrs. Jestean Minish Faulkner, age 84, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, April 29, 2023 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Faulkner was born in Commerce to the late ...
Ernest Timothy Usher, 63, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Ernest Timothy Usher who was born on June 22nd 1959 to the late David L. Hunter and Ora D. Rowe. He passed away p ...
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