Local Obits for Sun. Oct 9th, 2011
Ivie Funeral Home Commerce announces services for Mrs. Karen R. Hill 60 of Homer who died Sunday Oct. 9, 2011. Survivors include her husband Mr. Harold Hill of the home, her mothe ...
Carlos Cecil Stapleton, loving husband of Carlotta for 38 years, father of Adam and Carly, grandfather of Emmalise, expectant grandfather of Lillian, and CEO of Georgia Highlands M ...
Kenneth Ernest Gilpin, 87, of Cumming, GA died on October 9, 2011. Born in New Jersey, he was the son of the late James and Jennie Gilpin. He was predeceased by his beloved wife, ...
Marie Land O'Neill, age 90, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 9, 2011. She was a member of Cumming First United Methodist Church and was also the co-owner of Janemarie C ...
Sandi Schreiber, age 69, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 9, 2011. Survivors include her husband of 37 years, Curtis Stephens of Cumming; sons and daughter-in-law, Chris and ...
Bertie (Glover) Skinner, age 76, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 9, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, Weldon Skinner, parents, Jack & Ruby Glover; sister, ...
Buchanan Brietz Marshall, age 29, of Flowery Branch passed away suddenly on Sunday, October 9, 2011. The family will receive friends Wednesday, October 12, 2011 from 6:00 to 8:00 ...
Mrs. Evelyn McDuffie Cronic, 85 of Lula died Sunday, October 9, 2011.Born in the New Bethel Community of Franklin County, Georgia, Mrs. Cronic was the daughter of the late Edgar Za ...
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.