Local Obits for Sat. May 9th, 2009
Betty Elizabeth Oyer, age 83 of 1025 Lakeshore Drive, Gainesville passed away at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Friday, May 8, 2009 following a sudden illness.Mrs. Oyer was born ...
Christine Pilgrim, age 63, of Gainesville, GA, died Saturday, May 9, 2009 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mrs. Pilgrim was born on October 4, ...
Mr. Harold J. Fraser, age 71, of Flowery Branch, Ga. died May 9, 2009 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center from a brief illness. Mr. Fraser, was a lifetime resident of Hall Coun ...
Mrs. M. Jane Miller, age 76 of Gainesville, GA passed away Saturday, May 9, 2009. Survivors include her husband, Richard Miller; son and daughter-in-law, Reed and Joni Miller and ...
Mr. George Franklin Christian, age 68, of Commerce, GA, passed away on May 9, 2009. Mr. Christian was born on June 14, 1940 in Tennessee, a son to the late Asa and Vergi Smith Chri ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces memorial services for Jerry Ralph Duckworth, age 62, of Pendergrass who died on Saturday, May 9 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.Born ...
Mrs. Nadine Harper Chastain, age 86, of Jefferson, who passed away on May 9, 2009. She was born on June 14, 1922 in Jackson County, a daughter to the late Walter Harper Sr. and the ...
Mrs. Mable Florence Clay age 90 of Cleveland passed away Saturday May 9, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mrs. Clay was born Lincoln County, ...
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.