Local Obits for Thu. Aug 25th, 2011
JASON SCOTT TURNER, 42, of Alpharetta, Georgia passed away on Thursday August 25th, 2011.He is survived by his parents, Lee and Sharon Turner; daughters, Hadley and Hannah Turner o ...
Christopher Perry, infant son of Trent and Kassie Perry, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 25, 2011.In addition to his parents, he is survived by sisters, Hannah ...
Mrs. Jessie Wanda Charles, 71, of Gainesville died August 24, 2011. Mrs. Charles was a member of Free Chapel Worship Center. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lee and Flora ...
Virginia Bailey Dunn peacefully passed away Thursday, August 25 2011, on her 54th wedding anniversary. She was surrounded by family and loved ones at her home in Jefferson, Georgia ...
Eugene Elrod Sr., age 78 of Dahlonega departed this life on August 21, 2011 at the Southern Crescent Hospital in Riverdale, GA. Bro. Elrod was born on January 28, 1933 and lived i ...
Genevieve Trammell, age 64 of Sautee-Nacoochee, passed away Thursday, August 25, 2011 at Gateway Health and Rehab.Ms. Trammell was born August 10, 1947 in White County to the late ...
Lillian F. Dorsey, age 87 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, August 25, 2011 at Friendship Health and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Dorsey was born July 30, 1924 in Bartow County to ...
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.