Local Obits for Mon. Oct 25th, 2010
James Eugene "Jamie" Glaze, Jr., 52, of Cumming, GA died on October 25, 2010 at Emory University Hospital. Born in Atlanta, GA he was the son of Jane and James Eugene Gl ...
Sarah Edna Jackson, age 94, a lifelong resident of Cumming, Ga., passed away Monday, October 25, 2010. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Cumming. Edna was preceded in dea ...
Selma Mote Sexton, age 95, of Cumming, Ga., passed away Monday, October 25, 2010. She was the oldest member of Zion Hill Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her husband Ole ...
James Stanley Knight, age 74 of Clarkesville, GA, passed away Monday, October 25, 2010, at his residence following a courageous and graceful battle with Lewy Body Disease. Born in ...
Funeral services are scheduled for James Roy Roberts, age 94 of Clermont. Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday October 27, 2010 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Visitatio ...
Peggy Ann Pirkle, age 53 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away October 25, 2010, following an extended illness. She is survived by her Mother and Father, James and Jonell Pirkle. A s ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 7:30pm Wednesday October 27 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Mr. R.L. Rogers age 78 of Bremen, GA. The family will receive friends from ...
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.