Local Obits for Mon. Mar 16th, 2009
Thurmond Hicks, 68, of Maysville, passed away on Monday, March 16, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness.He was born August 20, 1940, in Hall County, to the late Lero ...
Blanche Gertrude Barrett age 88 of Cumming passed away Monday March 16th, 2009 at the Brian Center in Canton, Georgia. Funeral services will be 2 PM Wednesday at Byars Funeral Hom ...
Gladys E. Wilson, age 97 of Melbourne, Florida formally of Marietta, Georgia passed away Monday, March 16, 2009. Mrs. Wilson was preceded in death by her husband, Edward L. Wilson ...
Russ Germanenko, age 25 of Gainesville, GA (Forsyth County) passed away Monday, March 16, 2009. Survivors include his wife, Crystal Germanenko; son, Bryson Germanenko both of Gain ...
Steve Charles Bannister, age 40 passed away March 15th at his home from cardiac arrest. Steve was a graduate from Forsyth Central High School and Gainesville College. He was employ ...
Byars Funeral Home announces the death of Thomas John Porter, age 55 of Woodstock, Ga.Memorial services will be announced later.
Graveside services for Anita Lauria Yergeau Walsh, age 87, of Clarkesville, will be held on Wednesday, March 18, 2009, at 2:00 PM from the Clarkesville Memorial Cemetery with Fr. C ...
Mr. Felix Harry Freeman, age 88, of Gainesville, passed away, Monday, March 16, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness.Mr. Freeman was born in White County on March 31 ...
George J. Miller, age 89 of Old Hamilton Place, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Monday, March 16, 2009 at Autumn Breeze Assisted Living Home. Funeral services are sched ...
Mrs. Donia Mae Thompson Standridge, age 87, of Cleveland passed away Monday, March 16, 2009 at a private health care center following an extended illness.Mrs. Standridge was born J ...
'WKRP' creator Hugh Wilson dies; was married to Gainesville native
Hugh Wilson, who created the CBS sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati" in 1978, has died.
Racing pioneer Dan Gurney dead from pneumonia complications
Dan Gurney, the first driver to win in Formula One, IndyCar and NASCAR, died Sunday from complications of pneumonia. He was 86. Gurney began racing in 1955 and won in nearly every racing series he attempted.
Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies
Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89
Former Clermont City Council member 'Ma' Rogers has died
Mary Ellen "Ma" Rogers, the oldest Clermont City Council member until she was defeated in a re-election bid four years ago, has died.
NHRA Drag Racing legend Bob Glidden passes away
Bob Glidden, one of the most dominant forces in the history of NHRA Drag Racing, died on Sunday, December 17.
Former Atlanta Falcons great Tommy Nobis dies at 74
Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74
Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle on 'Andy Griffith Show,' dies at 87
Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV's "The Andy Griffith Show," has died at 87
Big-haired ‘White Knight of Soul’ Wayne Cochran dies at 78
Wayne Cochran, the “blue-eyed soul” singer known for his towering pompadour, has died of cancer at his Florida home, according to his son Christopher Cochran. He was 78.