Local Obits for Tue. Oct 19th, 2010
Leona Scruggs Cordell, age 83 of Cumming, GA, formerly of Knoxville, TN, passed away on Tuesday, October 19, 2010. She was a member of Eastern Star. Survivors include her husband o ...
David Wayne Chapman, age 67, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Monday, October 18, 2010. Mr. Chapman was born on December 31, 1942, in Atlanta, Georgia to the late Joseph B. and Joyc ...
Germaine "Gerrie" Rainey, age 77, of Cornelia, GA passed away Tuesday, October 19, 2010, from an extended illness. Mrs. Rainey was born on November 6, 1932, i ...
Gina Merrifield Jenkins, age 53 of Alto, passed away Monday, October 18, 2010, at Habersham County Medical Center following a sudden illness. Born in Demorest, Ga. on October 13, 1 ...
Mrs. Fannie Jane Daniel, age 80, of Winder, GA died Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at her residence. Mrs. Daniel was born in Hall County to the late, Billups and Grace Davis Reynolds. ...
Mrs. Minnie Lou Carroll, age 80, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Carroll was born in Jackson County, GA to the late Paul and ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the passing to eternity of Mrs. Diane Bingham Simmons, age 55, of Sautee Nacoochee. Mrs. Simmons went to be with the Lord Tuesday, Oct ...
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
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.