Local Obits for Fri. May 14th, 2010
Mrs. Sara Wood Pass, age 71, a native of Forsyth County, passed away Friday, May 14, 2010 following an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her husband, T.J. Pass; paren ...
Teresa Renee Gunn, age 44, of Demorest, GA passed away on Friday, May 14, 2010, at Emory University Hospital. Miss. Gunn was born on July 22, 1965, in Habersham Co, GA t ...
Eloise Simonds Rector, 70, of Gainesville passed away Friday May 14, 2010 at Norhteast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Sunday M ...
Onie K. Pitman, 89, of Flowery Branch Ga. died Friday May 14, 2010. Mrs. Pitman was a member of Flat Creek Baptist Church, 5604 Flat Creek Road Gainesville Ga. 30504. Services will ...
Mr. Thomas Wayne Lussier, age 56 of Oakwood, Georgia, passed away May 14, 2010, following a long and courageous battle with leukemia. A memorial service will be held at ...
Phyllis Ayers, age 56, of Talmo, GA died May 14, 2010 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Ms. Ayers was a native of Lumpkin County who had lived in Talmo for the past 14 years. ...
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.
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.