Local Obits for Fri. Sep 30th, 2011
Laddie H. Long, 82, of Dawsonville passed away Friday September 30, 2011 at his residence following a short illness.Mr. Long was born April 12, 1929 in Lincoln County to the late G ...
Funeral services for Alice Elizabeth Rush Jones, age 81, of Demorest, will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, October 3, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Russ Barker and Rev. ...
Lucille Bond Browning, age 86, of St. George, West Virginia, formerly of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Friday, September 30, 2011.Mrs. Browning was born on April 17, 1925, in C ...
Merlene Hogsed, prominent business woman and lifelong resident of Cornelia, passed away Friday, September 30, 2011, at her residence following an extended illness. Born in Birmingh ...
Darcy Forbes, age 36, of Gainesville passed away peacefully on Friday, September 30, 2011 after a long illness surrounded by her loving family and friends. Funeral services will be ...
James M. "Gabby" Hayes, age 78 of Oakwood, passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2011 at his residence following a sudden illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Satu ...
Michael Flack, age 46 of Sugar Hill, Georgia, died suddenly Friday, September 30, 2011 after a long battle with diabetes. Mr. Flack has been cremated and a memorial service will be ...
Mrs. Frances Fields, age 69, of Mineral Bluff, GA and formerly of Dahlonega, GA, died Thursday, September 29, 2011 at the Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga, TN following a bri ...
'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.