Local Obits for Fri. Aug 28th, 2009
Marilyn H. Loften, age 59, of Milledgeville, Georgia formerly of McDonough, Georgia, died Friday, August 28, 2009 after an extended illness.A memorial service will be held Sunday, ...
Kristen Sue Perry, age 58 of Cascade Drive, Gainesville, passed away on Friday, August 28, 2009 at her residence following an extended illness. Memorial service is sched ...
Terry John Williams, 58, of Gainesville, GA died at his home on August 28, 2009. Born in Oelwein, IA, he was the son of the late Victor Williams and Karoll Williams of Oelwein, IA ...
Mrs. Lillie Mae Pruitt Seabolt, age 94, of Jefferson, passed away Friday, August 28, 2009. Mrs. Seabolt was born on August 30, 1914 in Jackson County, a daughter to the late Ben Wr ...
Mr. Van Crow Jr., age 80, of Dahlonega, GA died Friday August 28, 2009 at the Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega, GA following an extended illness.Mr. Crow was a native and l ...
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.