Local Obits for Fri. Jul 1st, 2011
Mr. Alex Matthew Dockery, age 27, of Mayesville, Ga., passed away Friday, July 1, 2011. Arrangements will be announced by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, Ga. 30548, ...
Ruth Evelyn Hill passed away peacefully at her home on Friday July 1st with family and friends by her side. She was the daughter of the late Augusta Bendikta Anderson and Herman Si ...
Geneva Sosebee Stephens age 96 of Athens, Formerly of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, July 1st, 2011 at Athens Heritage Home following an extended illness.Funeral Services are ...
A private memorial service will be held for Mr. William Martin of Gainesville, GA.A Gainesville native, he was the son of the late Marvin Henry and Mamie B. Hulsey Martin. Mr. Mart ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Betty Langford Brown, age 79, of Jefferson, who passed away on Friday, July 1, 2011. Mrs. Brown was born in Maysville, a daughter to ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. David Junior "Bill" Hayes, age 77, of Hoschton, who passed away on Friday, July 1, 2011. Mr. Hayes was born in Hoschton, GA, ...
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 3, 2011 at Talmo Baptist Church for Mrs. Jeanette Murphy, 77, of Pendergrass. The Rev. Mark Spence will officiate. Interm ...
Robert George Courtwright, age 80 of Cleveland passed away, Friday, July 1, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Courtwright was born November 24, 1930 in Syracuse, NY to ...
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
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.