Local Obits for Tue. Jun 28th, 2011
Mrs. Mamie Lou Williams, age 85 of Commerce died Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at Northridge Nursing Home. Mrs. Williams was born in Banks County to the late, Ralph and Mamie Sanders Bec ...
Mr. Larry E. Winkler, age 64, of Cumming, passed away Monday, June 27, 2011. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a Sergeant with the Dekalb County Police Department retiring afte ...
Tracy Lewis Cross, age 41, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, June 28, 2011. Mr. Cross was born in Habersham County, Georgia, on November 22, 1969. He was the son of Dwa ...
Mrs. Louella M. Wright, age 74, of Flowery Branch GA passed away on Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at New Horizons North.Mrs. Wright was born in Mackville, Kentucky to the late Jason and ...
Thomas Gerald Brown, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Graveside services are scheduled ...
Mr. Weyman Bryant Wheeler ., age 82 of Cleveland passed away Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Wheeler was born May 9, 1929 in Atlanta to the late Jam ...
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.