Local Obits for Sat. Dec 17th, 2011
Walter Harold Green, known as Harold to family and friends, passed away Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at Embracing Hospice in Cumming. Born March 10, 1928 inTemple, GA, Harold live ...
Funeral services for Lawrence Jeffery Eller, age 59, of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, December 19, 2011 from the New Liberty United Methodist Church. Rev. Alton ...
Linda Jean McAllister Lee, age 61, of Demorest, passed away Saturday, December 17, 2011 at a private nursing facility.Born on February 19, 1950, in Clarkesville, GA, she was a daug ...
Grace Tritt Freeman Robertson, 96, passed away peacefully on December 17, 2011. She was born in Suches, GA on November 13, 1915 to parents Will and Pearl Tritt. She is preceded i ...
Joseph Ellis Schindler, age 51 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, December 17, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Mr. Schindler was ...
Vivian H. Joyner, 89, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Saturday, December 17th, 2011. Entombment of her Cremains will be held on Friday, December 23rd, 2011 at 2:00 PM at the Geo ...
Mr. Harvard Kniffen, age 87, of Hoschton, passed away December 17, 2011 at Gwinnett Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral Services will be held 11:00 am, Wednesday, ...
Rebecca Lynn "Becky" Henson McGriff, age 43, of Dahlonega, GA died December 17, 2011.Becky was born April 20, 1968 in Atlanta, GA. She had lived in the Dahlonega area si ...
Sarah Ruth "Cissy" Cisson Loudermilk, age 86, of Sautee-Nacoochee, Georgia passed away just after midnight Friday, December 2, 2011 following a period of declining health ...
'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.