Local Obits for Mon. May 16th, 2011
Mrs. Toni Marie Parker, age 54, of Norcross, Georgia, formerly of Habersham County, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2011, at Habersham County Medical Center in Demorest, Georgia. No ...
Haskell Edward Lewallen, age 87, of Clarkesville, GA passed away Monday, May 16, 2011.Born in Banks County, GA on October 30, 1923, he was the son of the late Dank and Lula Smith L ...
A celebration of the life of Mrs. Nell Whelchel Wiegand will take place at 11AM Wednesday May 18th, 2011 at Gainesville First United Methodist Church. The service will be preceded ...
Funeral services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at Zion Hill Baptist Church for Mrs. Dorothy Barker Martin, 85, of Flowery Branch. The Rev. Scott Wilson and R ...
Mr. John Henry Little who resided in Gainesville, Georgia was born on December 11, 1917 died Monday May 16, 2011 at his home surrounded by his loving family. John Henry was retired ...
Kenneth Michael Dankel died on May 16, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia, following a brief illness. Born August 11, 1931, in Chicago, Illinois, he ...
Monroe Jackson Carlan, age 88, of Alto, passed away Monday, May 16, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in Hall County, GA, on the October 07, 1922, he was the son of the ...
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.