Local Obits for Sat. Jul 4th, 2009
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia, announces the death of Rev. Woodrow W. Hix, age 70 of Alto, passed away Sunday, July 04, 2009. Arrangements are incomplete ...
Funeral services for Kenneth Welborn, age 52, of Demorest, will be held on Wednesday, July 8, 2009, at 2:00 PM from Fairfield Baptist Church. Rev. Keith Allison and Pastor Don Sam ...
Mr. Jonathan Kyle Cole, age 27, of Duluth, Georgia, passed away Saturday, July 4, 2009.A memorial service is scheduled for 1:00 pm Saturday, July 11, 2009 at the Memorial Park Sou ...
Lisa Jean Blum, 54, of Gainesville, GA died at her home on July 4, 2009 after courageous struggle with cancer. Born in Martinez, CA, she was the daughter of the late Donald and Pa ...
Patricia Ann Smith, 60, of Gainesville, GA died on July 4, 2009 at North East Georgia Medical Center. Her mother, Bonnie Reidling and son, Jonathan Nalley predeceased her.A loving ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Paris Vern Holbrook, age 77 of Cleveland. Mr. Holbrook passed away Saturday, July 4, 2009 at a private nursing home f ...
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.