Local Obits for Wed. May 4th, 2011
Mr. Jae Ho Yoo age 77 of Auburn, passed way Wednesday, May 4, 2011. Funeral services will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home,35 First Street, Hoschton, G ...
Lawrence A. Holtzclaw, age 74, of Cumming, passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 4, 2011. He was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church. Lawrence is preceded in death by his pare ...
Ruth Benson Hutchinson passed away on May 4, 2011. She was preceded by her parents, Thomas Landrum Benson and Lillian Simpson Benson of Columbia, SC, her sister, Lillian Benson Ut ...
Funeral services for Ellen Whitmire Hammond, age 85, of Mt. Airy will be Saturday, May 7, 2011 at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Billy Burrell will officiate with ...
Mrs. Retha Murphy, age 50, of Cornelia, GA, died Wednesday, May 4, 2011, at the Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.Mrs. Murphy was a native of Hall County who had lived in Habers ...
Enoch Dean Stephens, born September 28, 1933 in Gainesville, GA went home to be with the Lord and his beloved wife of 50 years, Allene on May 4, 2011.Dean was 77 years young and r ...
Sylvia C. Martin age 78 of Oakwood passed away May 4, 2011 at the Bell Home following a brief illness.Mrs. Martin was born July 10, 1932 in Rhode Island to the late John Smith and ...
Mrs. Laurene Miller Chastain age 76 of Sautee passed away Wednesday May 4, 2011 at her residence. Mrs. Chastain was born in Hall County the daughter of the late David P. and Christ ...
'WKRP' creator Hugh Wilson dies; was married to Gainesville native
Hugh Wilson, who created the CBS sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati" in 1978, has died.
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.