Local Obits for Thu. Jan 6th, 2011
Jane L. Drake, 84, of Cumming, GA died on January 5, 2011 at Cumming Nursing Center. Born in Athens, GA, she was the daughter of the late Leon and Jennie Lester.A loving mother an ...
ELZORA PERKINS O'CONNELL, age 90, a resident of Prattville, Alabama passed away on Thursday, January 6, 2011.Mrs. O'Connell was born in Habersham County, Georgia, on Apri ...
Mr. George Raymond Kobaly age 77 of Winder, passed away Wednesday, January 5, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966.
Helen Margaret Bancroft Robison Stine, "Mimi", passed away Thursday, January 6, 2011 after a brief illness. Helen was born in Kent, England on August 28, 1927 to the late ...
James Ronald (Ronnie) Crow 65 of Pelzer, South Carolina (formerly of Clermont) passed away January 6th. Gray's Mortuary of Pelzer is in charge of arrangements
Maria Alvarez, age 79 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, January 6, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Sund ...
William Bill Burton, age 80, of Cumming, passed away Thursday, January 6, 2011. Bill's hobby was working as he enjoyed working in the Lawn and Garden Center at Wal-Mart. He wa ...
Jackie Lowell Troville, 64, of Hoschton, GA passed away Thursday January 6, 2011 at Peachtree Christian Hospice following an extended illness.Born October 18, 1946 in Foley, Alabam ...
Mrs. Nona Lee Dodd, age 91, of Commerce, GA died Thursday, January 6, 2011 at BJC Nursing Home. Mrs. Dodd was born in Commerce to the late, Young and Gertrude Burroughs Hawks. Mr ...
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.