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Local Obits for Sun. Jan 16th, 2011

Banks

Woodie Ruth Brock Chambers, age 85 of Homer, passed away Sunday, January 16, 2011, at a private nursing facility following an extended illness. Born on January 06, 1926, she was th ...

Habersham

Rev. Robert "Bob" L. Ramsey, age 79, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, January 16, 2011, at Mountain View Health Care in Clayton. Rev. Ramsey was born in Harlem ...
Robert Ramsey, 79, Clayton
Robert Ramsey, age 79, of Clayton, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, January 16, 2011.Those wishing to express condolences to the Ramsey family may do so by visiting www.whitfieldfue ...
Doris G. Blair, 88, Atlanta
Doris Blair, age 88, of Atlanta, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, January 16, 2011. Ms. Blair was born on October 22, 1922, in Habersham County, Georgia. She was the daughter of ...

Hall

Clyde R. Bowen, 76, Gainesville
Clyde R. Bowen age 76 of Gainesville died Sunday January 16, 2011. Funeral services wil be announced by Little and Davenport Funeral Home in Gainesville.
Clyde Randford "Randy" Bowen, 76, Gainesville
Clyde Randford "Randy" Bowen, 76, died Sunday at his home in Gainesville after battling poor health for more than ten years. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Alma ...
Faye Shope Whitmire, 71, Gainesville
Faye Shope Whitmire, age 71 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, January 16, 2011 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center from a brief illness.A Memorial service will be he ...
Fred Hart, 85, Gainesville
Fred Hart, age 85 of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, January 16, 2011. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time, but will be announced by Memorial Park Funeral Home, Gaine ...
Marian Brock Jones, 81, Gainesville
Mrs. Marian Brock Jones, 81 of Gainesville passed away Peacefully Sunday, January 16, 2011 at Dogwood Forest Assisted Living Community. Mrs. Jones was born in Hall Count ...

Jackson

Mr. Richard John Chambers, Sr., age 79, of Commerce, GA died Sunday, January 16, 2011 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Chambers was born in Douglas to the late, Rufus and Ge ...
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.