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Local Obits for Fri. May 5th, 2023


Ryman R. Beard, Buford
Ryman R. Beard, of Buford, GA, died Friday, May 5, 2023. A graveside service, with U.S. Air Force Military Honors, will be held Tuesday, May 9, 2023, at 2:00 PM at Broadlawn Memori ...


Randi Torgesen Hallford, 82, Cornelia
Randi Torgesen Hallford, age 82, of Cornelia, passed away Friday morning, May 5, 2023. Born March 16, 1941, in Bergen County, New Jersey, she was the eldest daughter of the late ...


Ronald Clyde Johnson, 72, Gainesville
Romans 14:7-8 – “For none of us lives for ourselves alone, and none of us dies for ourselves alone.  If we live, we live for the Lord; and if we die, we die for th ...
Judith Nalley Little, 77, Gainesville
Judith Nalley Little, age 77 of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, May 5, 2023 at her residence following an extended illness.   Private graveside services are schedule ...
Leannette Bishop Rawlins, 66, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Leannette Bishop Rawlins, age 66, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, May 5, 2023. A Celebration of Life will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, May 12, 2023 at Life Way Church.  ...
William Phillip Rawlins, 67, Flowery Branch
Mr. William Philip Rawlins, age 67 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Friday, May 5, 2023 at his residence. A Celebration of Life will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, May 12, 2023 at Life ...
James Timothy Rudeseal, 75, Clermont
James Timothy Rudeseal, age 75, of Clermont, Georgia passed away on Friday, May 5, 2023.  Tim was born on September 15, 1947 in Hall County, Georgia to the late James and Eliz ...
Sisylin Maudi Russell, Gainesville
Sisylin Maudi Russell, the first of eight children, was born on May 11, 1932 in St. Anne’s Parrish, Jamaica, West Indies to the late Alonzo Slater and Maudi Little Slater. Sh ...


Bokdong Kim, 92, Carnesville
Bokdong Kim, age 92 of Carnesville, GA, died Friday, May 5, 2023. Funeral service will be held Sunday, May 14, 2023 at 10:00 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Interment will fol ...
Doris Ann Coloquitt Whitehead, 61, Danielsville
Doris Ann Colquitt Whitehead, age 61 of Danielsville, GA passed away on Friday, May 5, 2023.   Born on Sept. 23, 1961 in Athens, GA, Mrs. Whitehead was the daughter of t ...
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