Local Obits for Mon. Apr 4th, 2011
Funeral services for Barney L. Webb, age 76, of Mt. Airy, will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, April 7, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Pastor Don Samples and Rev. Brian ...
Winona Holcomb Amos, age 94, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Monday, April 4, 2011.Mrs. Amos was born on October 21, 1916, in Habersham County, Georgia. She was the daughter o ...
Jodi Lee Hendrix, age 19, of Cumming, passed away Monday, April 4, 2011. She was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church. Jodi is preceded in death by her grandfathers, Raymond Bailey ...
Mr. L.C. "Zeke" Farr, age 76, passed away at his residence after a short illness on Monday April 4th, 2011. He was born April 4th, 1935 in Hall County, Georgia to the la ...
Ruby Wiley Armour, age 89, of Lula, GA, passed away Monday, April 04, 2011 at Gateway Health Care.Born on January 08, 1922 in Hall County, GA, she was the daughter of the late Bufo ...
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.
NASCAR Hall of Famer, World War II vet Bud Moore dies at 92
NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore, a World War II veteran awarded five Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars, has died. He was 92.