Local Obits for Wed. May 26th, 2010
Mr. Billy Lamar Wright of Saint Simons Island, GA, passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at age 57 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was beloved by his family and fr ...
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Charlotte Edelstein Task age 93 of Cleveland. Mrs. Task passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at Gateway Nursing Home fo ...
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Kenneth Richard Gunn, age 76 of Cornelia. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced s ...
Mary Ann G. McClellan Martin, age 67, of Clarkesville, GA passed away on Tuesday, May 25, 2010. Mrs. Martin was born on May 21, 1943 in Cornelia, GA. She was preceded in death by ...
Leonard Tillman Phagan, Jr., age 80 of Barnesville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at Heritage Health Care in Forsyth, Georgia following an extended illness.Funera ...
Mr. Dennis Chambers, age 74, of Dahlonega, GA died May 26, 2010.Mr. Chambers was born in Hall County, GA May 11, 1936. He had lived in Lumpkin County since 1952. Dennis was a saw m ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Cecil Nathan Crumley, age 81 of Cleveland. Mr. Crumley passed away Wednesday. May 26, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medic ...
Racing pioneer Dan Gurney dead from pneumonia complications
Dan Gurney, the first driver to win in Formula One, IndyCar and NASCAR, died Sunday from complications of pneumonia. He was 86. Gurney began racing in 1955 and won in nearly every racing series he attempted.
Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies
Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89
Former Clermont City Council member 'Ma' Rogers has died
Mary Ellen "Ma" Rogers, the oldest Clermont City Council member until she was defeated in a re-election bid four years ago, has died.
NHRA Drag Racing legend Bob Glidden passes away
Bob Glidden, one of the most dominant forces in the history of NHRA Drag Racing, died on Sunday, December 17.
Former Atlanta Falcons great Tommy Nobis dies at 74
Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74
Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle on 'Andy Griffith Show,' dies at 87
Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV's "The Andy Griffith Show," has died at 87
Big-haired ‘White Knight of Soul’ Wayne Cochran dies at 78
Wayne Cochran, the “blue-eyed soul” singer known for his towering pompadour, has died of cancer at his Florida home, according to his son Christopher Cochran. He was 78.
NASCAR Hall of Famer, World War II vet Bud Moore dies at 92
NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore, a World War II veteran awarded five Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars, has died. He was 92.