Local Obits for Thu. Feb 25th, 2010
Mabel Elrod Wallace, 93, of Dawsonville died Thursday, February 25, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a short illness.Born September 26, 1916 in Ducktown, Tennesse ...
Bob L. Jones, 86, of Cumming died on February 25, 2010 at Embracing House Hospice. The son of the late Robert and Eather Jones, he was born in Ashville, AL and grew up in Steele, ...
Mr. David Lee Waycaster, age 55, of Cumming passed away Thursday, February 25, 2010. He was preceded in death by his parents, Herman and Betty Fields; and brothers, Ricky Waycaster ...
Dewey Floyd Baxter Sr. age 80, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, February 25, 2010 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mr. Baxter was born Apr ...
Ernestine Roper Shuler, age 77, passed away Thursday, February 25, 2010 at the Gwinnett Medical Center. Mrs. Shuler was a lifetime resident of Gainesville. She retired from K-Mart, ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Audrey A. Martin, age 77, of Athens who passed away on Thursday, February 25, 2010. Mrs. Martin, born in Talladega, Alabama, was a da ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Mamie Lou Turner, 94, of Commerce who died late Thursday afternoon, February 25, 2010, in Cleveland. Born in Banks County, she was the dau ...
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.