Local Obits for Tue. Oct 11th, 2011
Annie Lee King, 83, of Johns Creek, GA died at Emory Johns Creek Hospital on October 11, 2011. Born in St. Clair Springs, AL, she was the daughter of the late William and Maudie J ...
John Thomas Smith, age 84, formerly of Canton, passed away Tuesday, October 11, 2011. He was an avid fox hunter. He was preceded in death by his wife of 41 years Polly Anne Smith.S ...
James Richard Morris, age 54, of Suwanee, passed away Tuesday, October 11, 2011. Survivors include his wife, Merrilee Morris of Suwanee; children, Alexander Earl Morris, Alletta Le ...
Arthur Kenneth Parker, age 70 of Lula, passed away on Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Frances Patricia "Patti" Penley, age 71, of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at her residence of natural causes.Memorial services are scheduled for F ...
Jane Gale Barnes of Gainesville, Georgia, formerly of Habersham County for the past 11 years, passed away Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A memorial ...
Claude Ferdinand Kilby, 84, of Clayton, GA, passed away Tuesday, October 11, 2011. He was born in Rabun County and was the son of the late Ferd Cartilue and Oza Christine Coffee K ...
Mrs. Barbara Ruth Mercer Beall, age 75, of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at her residence following a sudden unexpected battle with cancer. Memorial serv ...
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.