Local Obits for Mon. Dec 12th, 2011
Eva Pendley, age 99, of Cumming, passed away Monday, December 12, 2011. Mrs. Pendley was a member of Daves Creek Baptist Church. Eva and her husband owned Clyde Pendley Feed and Po ...
Dean Allison, age 68, of Flowery Branch, passed away on Monday Morning, December 12, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are sch ...
Mrs. Margery D. Nelson, 83, of Gainesville passed away Monday, December 12, 2011, following a period of declining health. Born in Cambridge Ma on January 3, 1928, she was the daug ...
Mrs. Nancy Smith, age 52, of Gainesville, GA died Monday, December 12, 2011 at her home following a sudden illness.Nancy was born in Atlanta, grew up in Canton, GA, and had lived i ...
Perna Tench Thomason, age, 93, of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, December 12, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born on May 14, 1918, in Banks County, she was the daugh ...
Willie Jerelle Mathis, age 81 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, December 12, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Graveside services are sche ...
William I. Hooper, age 79, of Jefferson, passed away Monday, December 12, 2011.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfu ...
Bealer Ricky Hardin, 56, of Dahlonega, GA passed away at his home on Monday, December 12, 2011. He was a lifelong resident of Dahlonega of loved to hunt, fish and raise Dachshund& ...
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.