Local Obits for Tue. May 4th, 2010
Mrs. Deborah Elaine Ledford, age 47, of Dawsonville, GA, died Tuesday May 4, 2010.Deborah was born in Hall County. She grew up in Lumpkin County and had lived in Dawsonville for se ...
Cline John Estees Thomas, age 76, of Lula, passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Mr. Thomas was born July 24, 1933 to t ...
Mrs. Dorothy Helton Howard, age 66, passed away Tuesday, May 04, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Mrs. Howard was born January 28, 1944 in Habers ...
Strickland Funeral Home, announces the death of Lucian LeeRoy Higginbotham age 72 of Gainesvillle. Mr. Higginbotham died Monday May 3,2010 at his residence, after a long illness. H ...
Perry Whelchel, 66 of Gainesville died Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health. A lifetime resident of Hall County, he was ...
Tommy Sullens, age 51, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Saturday, May 1, 2010 following a sudden illness. Memorial service is scheduled for Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 4:00 pm in the ...
Mrs. Martha Ann Tompkins, age 61, of Dahlonega, GA, died Tuesday May 4, 2010.Mrs. Tompkins was born in Hall County. She was retired Registrar at North Georgia College and State Uni ...
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.