Local Obits for Sat. Mar 5th, 2011
John Colin Strickland, 57, of Cumming, GA passed away Saturday, March 05, 2011 at his residence. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, 150 Sawnee Dr., Cumming, GA 30040. ...
Mary Lou Smelcer Ballew, age 79, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, March 5, 2011. Mrs. Ballew was born on January 17, 1932, in Belmont, North Carolina, to the late Law ...
Narges Mady 87, of Gainesville, entered into the presence of her Savior, on Saturday March 5, 2011. Narges lived all her life shinning the love of Jesus Christ form her heart to he ...
William Charles Simpson, 59 of Flowery Branch, Ga. passed away on Saturday March 5, 2011 at his residence.Mr. Simpson was born on Wednesday June 27, 1951 in Hall County, Georgia to ...
William Kirkland "Kirk" Gore, 76, of Gainesville passed away Saturday March 5, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Memorial services will b ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. William 'Bill" Isenecker Jr., age 78 of Sautee. Mr. Isenecker passed away Saturday, March 05, 2011 at his r ...
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.