Local Obits for Mon. Dec 21st, 2009
Jerry Cecil Savage, age 68 of Mt. Airy, passed away Monday, December 21, 2009, at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Banks County, GA on February 10, 1941, he was ...
NINA KOZAK STRASHINSKY, age 83, of Thornton, Colorado and formerly of Cornelia, GA, passed away Monday, December 21, 2009 in Colorado. Mrs. Strashinsky was born on Jan. 27, 1926 in ...
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at First Baptist Church Chapel for Mrs. Beatrice â
James Steed Holder, age 87, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, December 21, 2009 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Home in Atlanta, following an extended illne ...
Henry Edward Braselton, 82, passed away on Monday, December 21, 2009, at his home in Braselton, Georgia. He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Janice Lee Martin Braselton ...
Mr. Marvin Grizzle age 58 of Cleveland, passed away Monday December 21, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Mr. Grizzle was born in Union County to ...
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.
Founder of Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic dies
Dr. Henry S. Jennings, a retired longtime Gainesville physician and founder of the Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic, has died.
Former Oakwood City Council member dies
A woman who served on the Oakwood City Council for 15 years before stepping down two years ago will be buried Saturday.