Local Obits for Wed. Nov 16th, 2011
Robert Lawrence "Larry" Sheppard, 76, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday November 16, 2011 at Atlanta Medical Center.Born in Norfolk, VA in 1935 to the late Robert and ...
Joseph Keith Biggs, 56, of Cumming, GA died on November 16, 2011 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. Born in Nashville, TN he was the son of Bobby and Johnny Biggs of White Bluff, TNJo ...
Mildred Norrell, age 94, of Cumming, GA, passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2011. Mildred was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her husband, Rich ...
Kevin Garth Neenan, 51, of Suwanee, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, November 16, 2011. Kevin was born in New Hartford, NY, the son of William and Norma Roberts Neenan. He gradu ...
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, November 19, 2011 in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home for Mrs. Frances Roberts, 79, of Cornelia. Interment wi ...
Randy Cole, age 51, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, November 16, 2011. Mr. Cole was born on October 8, 1960, in Habersham County, Georgia; a son of Maevrie Whee ...
Bertha Mae Garrett Hogan, age 66 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at her residence following an extended illnessFuneral services are scheduled for Saturd ...
Mrs. Margaret Anne (Graham) Velazco, age 67, of Murrayville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Her m ...
Funeral Services will be held at 11:30 am Saturday, November 19, 2011 in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home for Mr. Ralph Edwin McIntyre, 60, of Gainesville. Interm ...
'WKRP' creator Hugh Wilson dies; was married to Gainesville native
Hugh Wilson, who created the CBS sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati" in 1978, has died.
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.