Local Obits for Thu. Nov 24th, 2011
Kathryn Forsyth, 72, of Marietta, passed away on Thursday, November 24th, 2011 with her loving family at her side.The family will be planning a Memorial Service for a later date.Ar ...
Mrs. Barbara Ruth Reed, age 59, of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, November 24, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after a sudden illness. Funeral Services will be held ...
Mrs. Celestina Lencioni, age 78, of Murrayville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, November 24, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are ...
Mrs. Jettie Lee Whitmire Wiley, 83, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at her home following a brief battle with cancer. Funeral services are sche ...
James "Cory" Cordelle Fincher, 43, of Decatur passed away at St. Mary's Hospital in Athens on Thursday.Born in Wilmington, DE, he was the son of James Cordelle Finch ...
Willard Sanders Allen, age 93, of Commerce, GA died Thursday, November 24, 2011 at his residence. Mr. Allen was born in Banks County to the late William Beecher and Eula Sanders A ...
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.