Local Obits for Fri. Feb 13th, 2009
Funeral services will be held 2:00pm Monday February 16, 2009 in Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Johnny Woodrow Watson, 66, Alto, Ga. Rev. Tommy Ross and Rev. Steve Dyer officiating ...
Mrs. Mabel Lane Wilder, age 83 of Cumming passed away Thursday, February 12, 2009 at Cumming Nursing Home. She was a 25- year member of the First Baptist Church of Darien where sh ...
Walter Harrison Rucker, Sr. passed away Friday, February 13, 2009 following a long illness. Born July 17, 1926 in Elbert County, Georgia, he spent most of his adult life in Forsyth ...
Horace Carlton Wilson, age 69, of Cornelia, GA passed away on Friday, February 13, 2009 at his residence.Mr. Wilson was born in Habersham County, on March 10, 1939 to the late Geor ...
Funeral services for Louie Eugene Dean, Sr., age 86, of Clarkesville will be held on Sunday, February 15, 2009, at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel with Rev. Bobby Gastley ...
Susie Belle Norton, age 75, of Cornelia, GA, died Friday, February 13, 2009 at her residence. Mrs. Norton was born on January 4, 1934 in Banks County, Georgia to the lat ...
James Robert Riley, age 90 of Victory Street, New Holland, passed away Friday, February 13, 2009 at New Horizons North Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funera ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Jeffery Porter Davis, age 45 of Cleveland. Mr. Davis passed away Thursday, February 12.2009 at his residence followin ...
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.