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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. May 6th, 2023


James Richard “Rick” Gallagher, 81, of Cornelia, passed away on May 6, 2023, at his residence.   Mr. Gallagher was born March 8, 1942, in Philadelphia, Penns ...


Sara M. Holtzclaw, 20, Lula
Sara M. Holtzclaw, 20, of Lula died Saturday May 6, 2023.  Sara was born in Atlanta on December 18, 2002. Sara was a student at Georgia State.  She is preceded in d ...


Rita Lynn Abercrombie Satterfield, 61 of Dahlonega Georgia passed away on Saturday, May 6 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Rita was born April 1, 1962, in Gainesville ...


Alma Frances Higginbotham Wilson, 95, passed away on May 6, 2023 after a brief hospitalization. Alma was born on October 31, 1927 in Sugar Valley Georgia to John Ralph and Bessie ...
Charles Edward Pickett, 85, Acworth
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Charles Edward Pickett, age 85, of Acworth, Georgia who entered rest Saturday, May 6, 2023. Mr. Pickett was born in Dalla ...
Pamela Lynn Tolbert, 66, Athens
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Ms. Pamela Lynn Tolbert, age 66 of Athens, Georgia (South Jackson Community) who entered rest Saturday, May 6, 2023.  Ms ...
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