Local Obits for Thu. Aug 20th, 2009
Refugio Jesusita Hernandez, age 87 of Dawsonville, GA formally of Montezuma, Ga. passed away Thursday morning, August 20, 2009.A funeral mass was held Saturday, Aug. 22 at St. Mich ...
Mrs. Betty Jo Boling, age 73. of Forsyth County, GA, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2009. She was a life long resident of Forsyth County and a member of Cross Plains Baptist Ch ...
Fransico Martinez Tinoco, age 86 of Cornelia, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2009, at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral Mass will be held at 11:30 am, Saturday ...
Lori Diane Kelley, age 16, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2009. She was born in Habersham County on May 30, 1993. Ms. Kelley was a Junior at Habersham Central Hi ...
David Wayne Roe, age 53, of Woods Hill Road, Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Graveside ser ...
Mr. Larry Tanner, age 61, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a courageous battle with cancer.Funeral servi ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Hazel Dean Bradley Parks, age 86, of the Holly Springs Community, Pendergrass, who passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2009. Mrs. Pa ...
David Thomas Morris, age 38, of Dahlonega, GA died Thursday, August 20, 2009 of injuries sustained when struck by a vehicle while assisting a motorist-in-need during heavy rain sto ...
Mr. Myron R. Courtney, age 93 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, August, 20, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness. Mr. Courtney was born November 25, 1916 in Washin ...
'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.