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Local Obits for Fri. May 19th, 2023


Jean Truelove, 90, Gainesville
Jean Truelove, 90 of Gainesville passed away Friday May 19, 2023, at her residence. Born in Rayle, Georgia, Mrs. Truelove had lived in Hall County for most of her life.  Sh ...
James Dennis Watson, 73, Gainesville
James Dennis Watson, age 73, of Gainesville entered rest May 19, 2023 at his residence with his family by his side. Dennis was born September 7, 1949 in Gainesville to the late ...


William Dennis Kress, 74, Commerce
Mr. William Dennis Kress, age 74, of Travelers Rest, South Carolina, formerly of Commerce passed away Friday, May 19, 2023 at his residence. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., ...


Onnie Lanier Boswell, 45, Columbus
Onnie Lanier Boswell, 45, of Columbus, Ga. formerly of Commerce passed away suddenly Friday May 19, 2023.  Memorial Services Wednesday May 24, 2023 from the Chapel of Ivie Fun ...
Faron Keith Saxton, 62, Hull
Mr. Faron Keith Saxton, age 62, of Hull, GA, passed away Friday, May 19, 2023. Faron was born on June 2, 1960, to the late Harvey Dale Saxton and Juanita Burkhalter Henson. In add ...
Arthur Donald Strathern, Jr. of Watkinsville, passed away on Friday, May 19, 2023 at his residence. Visitation will be from 1:00pm to 3:00pm on Sunday, May 21, 2023, at Little & ...
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