Local Obits for Sat. Jun 6th, 2009
Dr. Joel Tench, age 62 of Alto, passed away on Saturday, June 06, 2009 at his residence following a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Habersham County, Georgia on December 12, ...
Malcolm Lamar Roper, 94, of Pavo, GA, formerly of Dawsonville, died Saturday June 6, 2009 at Golden Living Nursing Home in Thomasville, GA. Born March 28, 1915 in Dawson County, h ...
Susan Rose Wylie Datelle, age 66, of Atlanta Ga. formerly of Waterbury, CT passed away June 6th, 2009 with her husband Ralph, family and grandchildren by her side.She was employed ...
James Gilbert Collins age 77 of Summerlake Drive,Gainesville passed away Saturday June 6, 2009 at theNortheast Georgia Medical Center.Mr. Collins was born on July 16, 1931 to the l ...
Ben Alfred Ward, age 73 of Ash Circle, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Saturday, June 6, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center of an extended illness. Funeral servic ...
Memorial Park announces the death of Mr. Pat Jordan age 92 of Flowery Branch.
Mrs. Mary Lou Conner, age 95, of Dahlonega, GA died Saturday, June 6, 2009 at her home in Dahlonega.Mrs. Conner was born in Dahlonega, GA January 11, 1914. She was the daughter of ...
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.
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.