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Local Obits for Tue. Apr 4th, 2023


Thelma Bearden Chester, 91, Dawsonville
Thelma Bearden Chester, 91, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2023 following a period of declining health. Born September 14, 1931 in Dawson County to the late Crawfo ...


Lynda Harris Hathorn, 78, Dacula
Lynda Harris Hathorn, age 78, of Dacula, GA passed away on Tuesday, April 4, 2023. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-two years, James Alfred Hathorn, Jr, and parent ...


Jacqueline (Jackie) Reed Beacham, age 69 of Buford, GA died Tuesday, April 4, 2023. A Memorial Service will be held Friday, April 7, 2023 at 3:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chape ...
Nelda M. Hase, 100, Gainesville
Mrs. Nelda M. Hase, 100, of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2023 at Manor Lake Assisted Living and Memory Care of Gainesville. A Graveside service will be held at 3:0 ...
Elijah Malik Wilmont, Gainesville
Celebration of Elijah Malik Wilmont Jan 21, 2008 – March 31, 2023 the lord called Elijah home on March 31, 2023. he was born to Tierra Harrison and Corey Wilmot on Jan 21,200 ...


James Albert Jarrard, 87, Dahlonega
Mr. James Albert Jarrard, age 87, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, April 4, 2023. He was born in Lumpkin County on December 11, 1935, to the late Albert and Janie Ger ...


Nettie Mae Clowers, 88, Gray
Nettie Mae Clowers 88 of Gray passed away on Tuesday, April 4th.    Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.


Mr. Phillip “Phil” Morris Grafton, age 75 of Fighting Pine Road, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2023 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. A son of ...
Douglas Dan Simpson, 77, Toccoa
Mr. Douglas Dan Simpson, age 77 of W. Currahee Street, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2023 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late William Harvey Simpso ...
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