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 ...
'WKRP' creator Hugh Wilson dies; was married to Gainesville native
Hugh Wilson, who created the CBS sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati" in 1978, has died.
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.