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Local Obits for Sat. Jul 23rd, 2011

Forsyth

Billy Williams, 63, Cumming
Billy Williams, age 63, of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2011. He was a member of Bethany Baptist Church in Alpharetta, GA. Billy is preceded in death by his wife, P ...

Habersham

Mary Ella Madden Groenveld, age 90, of Cornelia, Georgia passed into eternal life on July 23, 2011.Mrs. Groenveld was born on January 3, 1921, in Stratford, Connecticut. She was t ...
Rose Grossman Wiechard, 77, Clarkesville
Rose Grossman Wiechard, age 77 of Clarkesville passed away July 23, 2011. Born April 19, 1934 in Newark, New Jersey, Rose was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Herman Lind. Sh ...
Sandra Luthi Black, 62, Clarkesville
Sandra Luthi Black, age 62, of Clarkesville, GA, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in Toccoa, GA on October 17, 1948, she was a daughter ...
Wilbon Carl Dooley, 75, Cornelia
Wilbon Carl Dooley, age 75, of Cornelia, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2011 at his residence.Born in Stephens County on June 25, 1936, he was a son of the late Jeff and Georgia ma ...

Hall

Larry Ricky Smith, 56, Gainesville
Larry Ricky Smith, age 56 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2011. Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at 2:00pm at the Murrayville Congregational ...
William Albert Pilcher, 91, Gainesville
Memorial Park announces the death of William Albert Pilcher, age 91 of Gainesville. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time

Lumpkin

Wanda Wilbanks, 63, Dahlonega
Wanda Wilbanks, age 63 of Dahlonega, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2011. Arrangements are incomplete at this time but will be announced by Memorial Park Funeral Home, Gainesville, ...
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.
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.