Local Obits for Mon. May 9th, 2011
PATRICIA M. LEDFORD, 60, of Cumming, Georgia Passed Away on Monday May 9th, 2011 at Northisde Hospital Forsyth. She was surrounded by her loving family.The family will be having a ...
John B McBrayer, age 98, formerly of Chamblee Rd., Oakwood, passed away Monday May 9, 2011, at The Resting Nest, Gainesville, following an extended illness. Funeral services are s ...
Mr. Lee S. Bowers, age 89, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, May 9, 2011 at the Bell Minor Home in Gainesville following an extended illness. A Memorial servi ...
Mason & Ward Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. William "Billy" Henry Hicks, Jr., 39, of Gainesville, GA, who passed away Monday, May 9, 2011 at Emory Healthcare ...
Mrs. Shirley Nesmith Jordan, age 77, of Lawrenceville passed away Sunday, May 8, 2011. She loved spending time with her family and her grandchildren. She was a member of the Red Ha ...
'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.