Local Obits for Tue. May 3rd, 2011
Bonnie McKnight, age 79, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2011.Funeral services will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 6, 2011, at Whitfield Funeral Home, Nor ...
Mrs. Dorothy Mae Brown, age 83, of Murrayville, GA. Lumpkin, County, died May 3, 2011.Mrs. Brown was the daughter of the late Young Abercrombie and Martha Sullens Abercrombie.She w ...
Edna McGinnes Fryer, age 92, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2011, at a local private care facility. Mrs. Fryer was born on July 27, 1918, in Big R ...
Geraldine Hardy Justice age 86, of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, May 03, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in Cornelia, GA on March 11, 1925, she was the daughter o ...
Royce Junior Adkins, 81, of Maysville, GA went to be with the Lord on May 3, 2011. Born in Lawrenceburg, TN he was the son of the late Elbert and Edith Adkins. His son, Roger Adk ...
Mr. Eddie Roy Haggard, age 64 of Royston died Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at his residence. Mr. Haggard was born in Commerce to the late, Sammy and Reecie Ann Allen Haggard. Mr. Haggard ...
Mary Katherine Daniels age 52 of Braselton, passed away Tuesday, May 3, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfun ...
Betty Ann Anglin, age 82 of Dahlonega, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at her residence following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, May 6, 2011 at ...
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.