Local Obits for Mon. May 17th, 2010
Betty Jean Bennett Combs, age 77, a native of Cumming, passed away Monday, May 17, 2010. She was a member of Harmony Grove Baptist Church. Mrs. Combs was preceded in death by her ...
Joan Agneta, age 76 of Alpharetta, Georgia passed away Monday, May 17, 2010. Memorial Services will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at Byars Funeral Home Chapel. In lieu of flow ...
Kenneth West, age 80 of Cumming, Georgia passed away Monday, May 17, 2010. Memorial Services are pending and will be announced at a later date. Online condolences may be expressed ...
With sadness, the family of Frances Brogdon Shaw Fennell announces her death on May 17, 2010 in Gainesville, Ga. Mrs. Fennell was 86 years old. A life long resident of Hall County, ...
Funeral services will be held 2:00pm Thursday May 20, 2010 at Central Baptist Church for Mary L. Smith Jordan, of Gainesville. Rev. Earl Pirkle and Rev. W.E. Peeples officiating. B ...
Little and Davenport Funeral Home announces the death of Shirley Anne Whelchel McCool, 74, of Memphis, Tennessee and a native of Gainesville, GA. Mrs. McCool passed away Monday, Ma ...
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. ...
Mr. Charles Ezra Pruitt, age 67 of Cleveland passed away Monday, May 17, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Pruitt was born in Forysth County on August 02, 1942 to the l ...
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.