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Local Obits for Sun. May 7th, 2023


La Nayah Emani Littleton, age 20 of Auburn, GA passed away Sunday, May 7, 2023. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, May 16, 2023 at 11:00 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. ...


Thomas E. "Gene" Cagle, Sr., age 83, of Toccoa, and Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 7, 2023.   Mr. Cagle was born November 15, 1 ...
William "Turk" Robinson, 62, Clarkesville
William "Turk" Robinson, age 62, of Clarkesville, Georgia went to his heavenly home on Sunday, May 7, 2023 following an extended illness. Mr. Robinson was born on Marc ...


Donald Norman Broughton, 90, Gainesville
Donald Norman Broughton of Gainesville, GA died peacefully on May 7, 2023, at the age of 90. His funeral will take place at Grace Episcopal Church, Gainesville, on Saturday, June 1 ...
Mary Edith Couch Carnes, 93, Braselton
Mary Edith Couch Carnes, 93, of Braselton Georgia, entered eternal rest May 7th, 2023, after a brief decline.  Mary Carnes was born March 28th, 1930, in Hall County Georgia ...
Edwin H. Dill, 80, Murrayville
Edwin H. Dill, 80 of Murrayville died Sunday May 7, 2023. He was a Vietnam Veteran with the Army and retired from Pepsi Cola with 34 years of service. He was a loving husband of ...
Bobbie Reynolds Gentry, 97, Gainesville
Mrs. Bobbie Reynolds Gentry, 97, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, May 6, 2023 at her residence following a brief illness.   Funeral services will be held at 11:00 ...
Dean Clinton Warnock, 78, Gainesville
Mr. Dean Clinton Warnock, 78, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, May 7, 2023 at the Oaks of Limestone following a brief illness. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 1 ...


Alfred Michael Church, 76, Dahlonega
Mr. Alfred Michael Church, age 76, of Dahlonega, passed away Sunday, May 7, 2023. Mr. Church "Mike" was born October 3, 1946, in Stephens County, GA, to the late Milto ...
Fannie Ridley Lunsford, 95, Dahlonega
Fannie Ridley Lunsford, age 95, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2023. She was born on May 29, 1927, to Frank Wesley Ridley and Missouri Head Ridley. She was a ...


Patricia Mitchell Staples, age 76, of Elberton, formerly of Lavonia, passed away Sunday May 7, 2023.   Patricia was born in Toccoa on October 29, 1946.  She was the ...
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