Local Obits for Wed. Jan 21st, 2009
Dorothy Jean Pauley, age 86 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, January 21, 2009 at her home. A loving mother and grandmother, Mrs. Pauley was a native Knoxville, TN, but has lived ...
Mr. Gibby Mathis, age 70, of Gainesville, GA (Forsyth County), passed away January, 21, 2009 following an extended illness. Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Martha Mathis o ...
Memorial Park announces the death of Mrs. Belva Lee Cox, age 85, of Johnson, Tenn.
Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00am on Saturday, January 24, 2009 at the Wardâ
Kathleen Miller Burt, age 82, of South Enota Drive, Gainesville, GA, passed away Wednesday, January 21, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Grave ...
Marvin Jewell Vandiver, age 82, of Clermont, GA, passed away on Wednesday, January 21, 2009 following an extended illness. He was born September 1, 1926, and was the son of the la ...
Norma Rea Jewett, age 87, Former longtime resident of the Miami area died Wednesday January 21, 2009 in Gainesville, Ga.She was the widow of Master Sgt. Frank F. Jewett, USMC Retir ...
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.
Longtime Gainesville journalist Ted Oglesby dies at 84
A longtime Gainesville journalist, who held management positions with both WDUN and The Times, has died at the age of 84.
'Gong Show' creator Chuck Barris dies at 87
Game show impresario Chuck Barris has died at 87. Barris, the madcap producer of "The Gong Show" and "The Dating Game," died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York
Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry dies at 90
Chuck Berry, the rock 'n' roll founder who defined its joy and rebellion in "Johnny B. Goode" and other classics, has died in St. Charles County, Missouri, west of St. Louis
C.W. Davis, former Hall Co. Schools Supt. and founder of Lanierland Basketball Tournament, dies
C.W. Davis, a longtime Hall County educator, former superintendent of Hall County Schools and founder of the Lanierland Basketball Tournament, died Saturday.
Co-founder of Georgia-based Waffle House chain dies at 97
Waffle House co-founder Joseph Wilson Rogers Sr., who went from short-order cook to co-founder of one of the nation's largest restaurant chains, has died. He was 97.