Local Obits for Fri. Jun 4th, 2010
Betty Anne McCoy, 75, of Pensacola, FL died on June 3, 2010 at Embracing Hospice House in Cumming, GA. Born in Youngstown, OH she was the daughter of the late Edward and Marion El ...
Mr. Dustin Lamar Blackburn, age 18, of Cumming, passed away Friday, June 4, 2010. Graveside services were held, Monday, June 7, 2010 4:30 pm at Sawnee View Memorial Gardens. Ing ...
Mark B. Watson, age 30 of Atlanta, Georgia passed away Friday, June 4, 2010. Memorial Services are pending at this time and will be announced at a later date. Online condolences m ...
Martha Vera Keith passed away May 13, 2010 in Lake Havasu City, AZ following an extended illness. Mrs. Keith was a former resident of Clermont, GA and a member of County Line Bapti ...
Mary A. Conner Strickland, age 76 of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, June 4, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Funeral services are scheduled ...
Mr. William Howard Strickland, age 98 of Gainesville, formerly of Alpharetta, died June 3, 2010. Mr. Strickland was born in Alpharetta to the late Luke Hardy Strickland and Mary Ga ...
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.