Local Obits for Sat. Aug 20th, 2011
Bonnie Sanders Cagle, age 79, of Alpharetta, passed away Saturday, August 20, 2011. She was a member of Oak Grove Primitive Baptist Church in Alpharetta. She was preceded in deat ...
Danny Loran Archer, age 48 of Gainesville, passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2011 at his residence following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, August 2 ...
Donald C. Owen, age 76 of Gainesville, known to many as "Papa Donald", went home to be with his Lord on Saturday, August 20th, after an extended illness.Visitation will b ...
Rev. Richard Newkirk, a Gainesville resident since 1996, died August 20, 2011. Born in Washington, D.C. in 1933, he received his BA from Hampden-Sydney College, MDiv. from Union Se ...
Vanessa Partlow-Gresham, age 47 of Gainesville, Ga died Saturday, August 20, 2011. Services will be held Thursday, August 25 at 2pm at New Salem Baptist Church, Jefferson, Ga. Wimb ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Earline Atwood Johnson, age 82 of Cleveland. Mrs. Johnson passed away Saturday, August 20, 2011 at Northeast Georgia ...
Paige Elizabeth Dorsey, age 49 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, August 20, 2011 at Northside Hosptial after a courageous battle with leukemia.Mrs. Dorsey was born July 18, 1962 ...
'WKRP' creator Hugh Wilson dies; was married to Gainesville native
Hugh Wilson, who created the CBS sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati" in 1978, has died.
Racing pioneer Dan Gurney dead from pneumonia complications
Dan Gurney, the first driver to win in Formula One, IndyCar and NASCAR, died Sunday from complications of pneumonia. He was 86. Gurney began racing in 1955 and won in nearly every racing series he attempted.
Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies
Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89
Former Clermont City Council member 'Ma' Rogers has died
Mary Ellen "Ma" Rogers, the oldest Clermont City Council member until she was defeated in a re-election bid four years ago, has died.
NHRA Drag Racing legend Bob Glidden passes away
Bob Glidden, one of the most dominant forces in the history of NHRA Drag Racing, died on Sunday, December 17.
Former Atlanta Falcons great Tommy Nobis dies at 74
Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74
Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle on 'Andy Griffith Show,' dies at 87
Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV's "The Andy Griffith Show," has died at 87
Big-haired ‘White Knight of Soul’ Wayne Cochran dies at 78
Wayne Cochran, the “blue-eyed soul” singer known for his towering pompadour, has died of cancer at his Florida home, according to his son Christopher Cochran. He was 78.