Local Obits for Wed. Jan 18th, 2012
Coach Sammy Cunningham, age 75 of Alto, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born on May 08, 1936, in Franklin, NC, he was a son of the late ...
Brantley Crawford Beeso, infant son of Edward and Shauna Beeso of Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at Habersham Medical Center.In addition to his parents, Bran ...
Ralph Cash, age 63 of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at his residence. Born in Ravenna, Ohio on June 04, 1948, he was a son of the late William Arnold and Cora M ...
Mary Gladys Pattillo, age 70 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral servic ...
Victor Arnold Whitmire of Gainesville died Wednesday, January 18, 2012. Visitation will be held Thursday January 19 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the funeral home. Funeral Services will ...
Walter Hugh Smith, 68, of Murrayville, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2012, following a long and courageous battle with cancer.Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his parents, L ...
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
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.