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Local Obits for Fri. May 12th, 2023


Juanita “Nita” Pylant, 84, Lawrenceville
Juanita “Nita” Pylant, age 84, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Friday, May 12, 2023. She was preceded in death by parents, Noah Aron Pylant and Julia Massey Pylant, ...


Rose Madeline DeWitt, 85, Hoschton
Rose Madeline DeWitt, age 85 of Hoschton passed away Friday, May 12, 2023 after a long battle with Leukemia. A Rosary service will be held 6:00 pm Friday, May 19, 2023 at Laws ...
Nadine Millwood, 82, Pendergrass
Nadine Meador Millwood, 82 of Pendergrass passed away Friday, May 12, 2023, at her residence. Mrs. Millwood was born in Nashville, Tennessee to the late Gerald and Josephine Hof ...


Gail Thomas Cooper, 87, Atlanta
It is with love and heavy hearts that we say goodbye to Gail Thomas Cooper who passed through the gates of heaven on May 8th, 2023. Gail was born on March 6th, 1936 to Lee Sanders ...


Dora Jean Cheek Elrod, 76, Toccoa
Dora Jean Cheek Elrod, age 76 of Toccoa, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, May 12, 2023. The daughter of the late Robert “Bob” S. Westbrooks and Willie Mae Ve ...


Rev. William "Bill" J. Lawson, 90 of Cleveland passed away Friday May 12, 2023.  Bill was born in Hall County on January 5, 1933, to the late Irvin and Bessy Kemp La ...
Thomas Jon Lindquist, 68, Cleveland
Mr. Thomas Jon Lindquist, age 68, of Cleveland, passed away Friday, May 12, 2023. Mr. Lindquist was born in Mt. Vernon, Washington to the late Frank and Claudia Snowden Lindquis ...
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