Local Obits for Wed. Jul 13th, 2011
Wilton Watkins, age 76 of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 13, 2011, following and brief illness. Mr. Watkins was born in Banks County, ...
Little & Davenport Funeral Home announces the death of Erick Maiseroulle of Gainesville who passed away July 13, 2011. A memorial service will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday July ...
Mr. Winfred Fletcher Westmoreland, Jr. 73 of Gainesville died Wednesday July 13, 2011 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday July 16, 2011 at the Fi ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Curtis Viola Evans Standridge, age 84, of Hartwell, GA, who passed away on Wednesday July 13, 2011. Mrs. Standridge was born in Banks ...
Charles C. Lemley, age 74, of Dahlonega, GA died peacefully, Wednesday July 13, 2011, at his home after an extended illness.Charles was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin Co ...
Charles Alvin Thomas, age 62 of Cleveland, passed away July 13, 2011 at his residence.Mr. Thomas was born February 1, 1949 in Hall County to the late Alvin and Ethel Abernathy Thom ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of James "Jiggs" Christopher Abernathy, 70, of Cleveland. Mr. Abernathy passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2011, at A ...
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.