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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Apr 3rd, 2023


Brenda Hunnicutt Broome, age 76, of Homer, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Monday, April 3, 2023. Mrs. Broome was born on August 16, 1946 in Habersham County, Georgia t ...


Martin Galindo Martinez, 51, Norcross
Mr. Martin Galindo Martinez, 51, of Norcross, passed away Monday, April 3, 2023 at Northside Hospital Duluth. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, 2023 ...


Albert Benjamin Chitwood, 78, Clarkesville
Albert Benjamin Chitwood, age 78 of Clarkesville, Georgia took his heavenly flight home to be with the Lord on Monday, April 3, 2023. Born in Banks County, Georgia on June 27, 1 ...


Lisa Ann Crowe, 47, Flowery Branch
Ms. Lisa Ann Crowe, 47, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, April 3, 2023 at Emory Hospital Decatur following an extended illness.   Funeral services will be held at 1 ...
Shane Joseph Long, 45, Gainesville
Mr. Shane Joseph Long, age 45 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, April 3, 2023 following a sudden illness.   Memorial services to be announced at a later date. &n ...
Donald L. “Donnie” Smith, 75, Gainesville
  Mr. Donald “Donnie” L. Smith, 75, of Gainesville passed away on Monday, April 3rd, 2023 unexpectedly while with his wife, Nicy, gardening on a beautiful ...


Randall Gary, 56, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Randall Gary, age 56 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Monday, April 3, 2023.  Mr. Gary was born in Athens, Geo ...


James Payne, 77, Cleveland
Mr. James Payne, age 77, of Cleveland, passed away Monday, April 3, 2023.  Mr. Payne was born in Hall County to the late Robert and Nellie Smith Payne.  In addition to ...
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