Local Obits for Mon. Sep 28th, 2009
Mr. Harry Aven Dempsey, age 83 of Cumming, GA passed away Monday, September 28, 2009. He was the son of the late, Eugene C. Sr. and Julia B. Dempsey. After retiring from Atlas S ...
Robert (Bob) Clobes, 41, of Duluth, GA passed away unexpectedly on Monday, September 28, 2009. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Kristie (Horn), parents, Leo and Gayl ...
Nancy Ann Marshall Tomsa, age 75, of Carnesville, GA, and formerly of Camp Hill, PA, died Monday, September 28, 2009 at the Stephens County Hospital following an extended illness. ...
Services for Lucille Porter will be held Thursday October 1,2009 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel at 11:00 A.M., Mrs. Porter died September 28,2009.Visitation will be from 10:00 A ...
Keith Dwayne Motes, age 31 of Dahlonega passed away Monday following a sudden illness. Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00p.m. Thursday Ward's Funeral Home Chapel. Wards F ...
Lucille Garrett Beck, 94, of Dahlonega passed away Monday September 28, 2009 at her home of 78 years following a brief period of declining health.Born January 31, 1915 in Gaddistow ...
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.