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 ...
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.