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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. May 23rd, 2011

Hall

Lillian Wright Hood, 81, Gainesville
Lillian Wright Hood, age 81 of Gainesville, died Monday, May 23, 2011. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 12noon at the St. John Baptist Church, Gainesville. P ...
Nebiyou Menker "Jim" Girma, 46, Gainesville
Mr. Nebiyou Menker "Jim" Girma, age 46, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, May 23, 2011, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Jim was born on November 14, 196 ...
Nellie Dills, 75, Flowery Branch
Nellie Matney Dills, age 75 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2011 following a brief battle with leukemia. Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, May 25, 20 ...
Terry Shannon Helms, 38, Braselton
Terry Shannon Helms, age 38, of Braselton GA passed away Saturday, May 21, 2011.Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 2:00 pm at Memorial Park South Chapel. Ento ...
William Wiley Waters, 82, Gainesville
Graveside Services are scheduled for 3:00p.m. Wednesday May 25, in Memorial Park Cemetery for Mr. William Wiley Water, age 82 of Gainesville. The Rev. Don Underwood will officiate. ...
Yolanda Goodwin, 35, Gainesville
Yolanda Goodwin, age 35, of Gainesville, Ga died Sunday, May 22, 2011. Arrangements entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson, Gainesville, 770-536-3251

Jackson

James Edward Black, 73, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Edward Black age 73, of Jefferson, who passed away on Monday, May 23, 2011. Mr. Black was born in Pendergrass, GA, a son to the ...
Kory Thomas Potts, 23, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Kory Thomas Potts, 23, of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away Sunday May 22, 2011, at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, af ...

Lumpkin

Eunice Gowan Phillips, 83, Dahlonega
Mrs. Eunice Gowan Phillips, age 83, of Dahlonega, Ga. died May 22, 2011. Memorial services are scheduled for 11am Saturday May 28th, 2011 at Banister Funeral Home Chapel in Dahlon ...
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.