Local Obits for Sat. May 14th, 2011
Betty Jane Edwards Wolf. Born February 12, 1926 in Cincinnati, OH, the 7th of 9 children, born to Otto and Agatha Edwards. Departed this present life on May 13, 2011. In Christ a ...
Edward Hugh "Boots" Hill, age 83, of Habersham Mills, Demorest, GA, passed away Saturday, May 14, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in the Habersham Mills Com ...
Byron Lincoln Vinson, age 80, of Valdosta, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, May 14, 2011. Services will be held at a later date in Valdosta, Georgia. Those wishing to express onli ...
Callie Ann Johnson, 73, of Gainesville passed away Saturday May 14, 2011 at New Horizons Nursing Home following an extended illness. Graveside services will be held Monday May 16, ...
Mrs. Helen Louise Shockley Cash, 81 of Gainesville died Saturday May 14, 2011 following an extended illness. Survivors include her daughter, Patricia Powell; son, Marlin Cash; daug ...
Lucille Miller Sargent, 82, of Gainesville passed away Saturday May 14, 2011 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Tuesday May 17, 2011 at 1 ...
Samuel "Sammy" Dean Skaggs, 51, of Buford, GA died accidentally on May 14, 2011, while enjoying his favorite pastime-fishing.Sammy was born on September 22, 1959, in Stoc ...
Mrs. Anne Elliott age 85 of Cleveland passed away Saturday May 14, 2011 at Gateway Health and Rehabilitation Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at ...
Mrs. Anne McConnell Elliott age 85 of Cleveland passed away Saturday May 14, 2011 at Gateway Health and Rehabilitation Center following an extended illness. Mrs. Elliott was born i ...
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.