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Local Obits for Mon. May 8th, 2023


Frances Vandiviere, 82, Dawsonville
Frances Vandiviere, 82, of Dawsonville passed away Monday, May 8, 2023 at her residence following a period of declining health. Born December 10, 1940 in Lumpkin County to the l ...


Vickie Amorose passed away on May 8, 2023.  She was from Albany, Georgia, where she met her husband, Tony Amorose They were married for 59 years.  When people asked, what ...


David Frederick Ruch, Sugar Hill
David Frederick Ruch Culminating a lengthy battle with issues related to strokes, on May 8, 2023, David Frederick Ruch joined Jesus, and loved ones gone before, in heaven. Da ...
Carl was born and grew up on a farm in rural Ontario, Canada on April 18, 1941. He met Jesus as his Savior as a young child during Vacation Bible School, and when he was a teenager ...


Stan E. Brotherton, 62, Clarkesville
Stan E. Brotherton, age 62 of Clarkesville, passed away on Monday, May 8, 2023. Born on November 6, 1960 in Marietta, he was a son of the late Claude Leon Brotherton, Jr. and Jo ...
Tony Richard Lee, 67, Clarkesville
Tony Richard Lee age 67, of Clarkesville, passed away on Monday, May 8, 2023. Born on February 2, 1956, in Westminster, South Carolina, he was a son of the late Ronnie Brown Lee ...
Dr. Lionel Dain Meadows, Clarkesville
Dr. Lionel Dain Meadows of Clarkesville, GA passed away Monday, May 8, 2023. Funeral services were held Friday, May 12, 2023 at Toccoa First Baptist Church. Please keep the f ...
  Lucy Wiley Jones Waldon, age 82, of Alto, passed away on Monday, May 8, 2023. Born on June 9, 1940, in Hall County, she was a daughter of the late William Travis Tho ...


William Steven “Steve” Lawson, age 67 passed away in Athens, Georgia on May 8, 2023. Steve was born on October 12, 1955, to Rev. William J. "Bill" and Be ...


Joseph James Noto, Jr., 71, Dahlonega
Mr. Joseph James Noto Jr., age 71, of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, May 8, 2023. Mr. Noto was born in Chicago, IL, on January 2, 1952, to the late Joseph James Nato Sr. and Ann ...


Julianne Butler, 72, New York City
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Julianne Butler. Juli passed away peacefully on Monday, May 8, 2023 at the age of 72.    Born on April 22, 1 ...
Darryll Dean Moon, 71, Opp. AL
Mr. Darryll Dean Moon, 71, of Opp, AL passed away Monday, May 8, 2023 at Mizell Memorial Hospital following a sudden illness. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday ...


Mae Opal Crump, 80, Toccoa
Mae Opal Crump, age 80 of Hunters Creek, Toccoa passed away Monday, May 8, 2023 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A daughter of the late Knox and Willie Mae Payne Crump, ...


James Buddy Thomas, 79, Cleveland
James Buddy Thomas, age 79, of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, May 8, 2023. Mr. Thomas was born on January 3, 1944, in Blairsville, Georgia, to the late Boyd and Vonie Garrett ...
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