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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Dec 31st, 2009

Banks

George Jordan, 54, Maysville
George Jordan, age 54 of Maysville, passed away on Thursday, December 31, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, ...
Paul John Standridge, 65, Maysville
Paul John Standridge, age 65, of Maysville, GA died Thursday, December 31, 2009 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Standridge was born in Jackson County to the late, Ruel and ...

Forsyth

Betty Ann Meeks, 78, Cumming
Betty Ann Meeks, 78, of Cumming, GA passed away Thursday, December 31, 2009 at Cumming Manor Nursing Center, Cumming, GA.She is preceded in death by her parents, Lewis Cea Gunter a ...

Habersham

James Millard Proxmire, 89, Mt. Airy
James Millard Proxmire, age 89 of Mt Airy, passed away Thursday, December 31, 2009, at his residence following a brief illness. Born in Hamilton County, TN on April 18, 1920, he wa ...

Hall

Mrs. Lela Skiver, 60, Gillsville
Lela Skiver, age 60 of Fountain Drive, Gillsville, went to her eternal home on Thursday, December 31, 2009 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral servic ...
Mrs. Shirley Anne Simmons, 74, Gainesville
Memorial Park Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Shirley Anne Simmons, age 74, Cool Springs Rd, Gainesville, Georgia

Jackson

Mr. Hoyt Anderson, 74, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Hoyt Anderson, 74, of Commerce who died on Thursday at the Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Anderson was the husband of the late Viv ...

White

Icy Bell Nix, 91, Cleveland
Mrs. Icy Bell Nix, age 91, of Cleveland passed away Thursday December 31, 2009 at a private Health Care Center following an extended illness.Mrs. Nix was born in White County, the ...
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.