Local Obits for Fri. Feb 25th, 2011
Gaillard Ellison Mende, Sr., of Cumming, GA, died on Friday, February 25, 2011. The son of Katharine Ellison Mende and George Robert Mende Sr., he was born December 30, 1928 in Kn ...
George R. Farel, age 73, of Demorest, GA passed away on Friday, February 25, 2011, following an sudden illness. Memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, 2011, ...
Funeral services will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 27, 2011 in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home for Fay Stoyle Patterson, 91, of Gainesville. The fami ...
Mr. Troy Tatum, age 75, of Hephzibah, Ga. died February 23, 2011.Mr. Tatum was the son of the late Moses Tatum and Annie Bell Roberts Tatum. He was preceded in death by a sister, S ...
Michael Lee Turner, age 55 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, February 25, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mr. Turner was born March 10, 1955 ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Nancy Caudell, age 61 of Cleveland. Miss. Caudell passed away Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at her residence following an ...
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
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.