Local Obits for Mon. Jul 11th, 2011
Funeral services for Carl Enso Tart, age 62 of Demorest, Ga. will be held 2 pm on Wednesday, July 13, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Charles Tart, Rev. Ricky Elrod, R ...
Dennis H. Estep, age 65, of Cornelia, Georgia, formerly of Wewahitchka, Florida, passed away on Monday, July 11, 2011.Mr. Estep was born in Elizabethton, Tennessee, on December 16, ...
Ivie Funeral Home of Commerce announces the death of Mrs. Francis I. Vaughn, 79 of Homer, died on Monday at the Northridge Medical Center in Commerce.Services will be conducted on ...
Bessie Naomi Miller Chandler, 94, of J. Cain Rd Gainesville passed away July 11, 2011 at her residence following an extended illness.Funeral services will be held Wednesday July 13 ...
Mrs. Melba Hall Johnson, 92 of Oakwood formerly of Roswell, Georgia died Monday July 11, 2011 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Empire, Georgia, Mrs. Johnson had li ...
Mr. Samuel A. Hall, age 78, of Gainesville passed away on Monday, July 11, 2011 following a sudden illness.Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 14, 2011 in the cha ...
Ruby Nelle Martin Rucker was born March 10, 1917 to the late Sydney and Emma Jane Martin in Conyers, Georgia. Ruby Nelle was saved at an early age and grew up in the church. When ...
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.