Local Obits for Fri. May 15th, 2009
Byars Funeral Home of Cumming announces the death of Mrs. Carolyn Osinga, age 84, of Dawsonville, Georgia. Funeral services for Mrs. Carolyn Osinga are scheduled for 9:00 AM Monday ...
Mrs. Wansley T. Bagley, age 96 of Cumming, passed away Friday, May 15, 2009. She was a member of Brookwood Baptist Church and also taught Sunday School for many years at the First ...
Kenneth Bert Albers, age 73, of Cornelia, GA and formerly of Hollywood, FL, died Saturday, May 15, 2009 at the Habersham County Medical Center.Mr. Albers was born on February 24, 1 ...
Dale Allen King, age 74, of Enota Avenue, Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Friday, May 15, 2009, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral ...
Iris Roberts Burch age 85 of Riverside Drive, Gainesvillepassed away May 15, 2009 at his home, after an extendedillness. He was born December 17, 1923 in Fayetteville,Georgia, and ...
Ginger Sue Burch Woodall, 66, of Andrews, NC and formerly of Clayton, Georgia, passed away Friday morning May 15, 2009.She was born in Hayesville, NC and was the daughter of Bob Fr ...
'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.