Local Obits for Fri. Oct 14th, 2011
Yvonne Rosenthal, age 62, of Statham passed away Friday, October 14, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuner ...
Annie Laura "Ann" Harris, 92, of Dawsonville passed away Friday October 14, 2011 at her residence following a period of declining health.Born February 5, 1919 in Hall Cou ...
R.C. "Lenwood" Burruss, age 88, of Forsyth County, passed away Friday, October 14, 2011.He was a member of Concord Baptist Church. Lenwood was a World War II veteran of ...
Mrs. Janie Elizabeth "Betty" Thompson,95,went home to be with the Lord on Friday, October 14, 2011, following an extended illness. A daughter of the late O.M. Burgess an ...
Retha Jane Smith Eller, 95, of Gainesville passed away October 14, 2011 at New Horizons North Nursing Home following an extended illness.Funeral services will be held Monday Octobe ...
Russell L. "Rock" Deal, 73, of Floral City, Florida, was peacefully called home on October 14, 2011, with his family by his side in Gainesville, Georgia.He is survived by ...
Ms. Louise Bennett Hulsey of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away Friday, October 14, 2011 at Gold City Nursing Home in Dahlonega, Georgia.Private family graveside services will be held ...
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.
NASCAR Hall of Famer, World War II vet Bud Moore dies at 92
NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore, a World War II veteran awarded five Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars, has died. He was 92.