Local Obits for Sun. Aug 2nd, 2009
Dorothy Dean Smith Skinner, age 91 of Stephens Road, Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, August 2, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Fu ...
Helen Elizabeth Coffelt, 83, of Gainesville passed away August 2, 2009. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral Home 355 Dawsonville Hwy, Gaine ...
Mrs. Jeanne Lander Cornelssen, age 81, of Gainesville, died Sunday, August 2, 2009. Arrangements by Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, Ga. 30542 ...
Mr. Michael Andrew Carron, age 53 of Jefferson, Georgia died Sunday, August 2, 2009 from injuries sustained in a motorcyle accident. Mike was born in Auburn, Alabama, the son of ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Thomas Woodrow Murphy, age 94, of Pendergrass, who passed away on August 2, 2009. Mr. Murphy was born on March 22, 1915 in Jackson Cou ...
Mr. Ricky Simonds, age 46, of Dahlonega, GA died Sunday August 2, 2009.Mr. Simonds was born in Pickens County, GA June 1, 1963 and had lived in Dawson and Lumpkin Counties for most ...
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.