Local Obits for Sat. Jan 21st, 2012
Marilyn Ruth Staebell, loving mother and wife, age 79, of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, January 21, 2012. She was a member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church. Marilyn loved se ...
PAULA SANCHEZ, 62, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Saturday, January 21st, 2012 at Northside Hospital Forsyth.The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home on Monday, ...
Tommie Lee Whitfield, 62, of Decatur, Georgia passed away on Saturday , January 21st, 2012.He was Cremated and at this time no other services are planned.Byars Funeral Home & ...
Eunice Barbara Ann Roberts, 58, of Cornelia passed away Saturday January 21, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Memorial services will be held M ...
Bernard Alvin Jackson, age 82, of Marietta, Ga., formerly of Cleveland, Ga., passed away on Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, at his residence.Mr. Jackson was born on Jan. 22, 1929, in Clevel ...
Home going services for Mr. Lyman Fletcher Williams Sr., 79, of Gainesville, Georgia will be held, Monday, Jan. 23, 2012, 1:30 pm Antioch Baptist Church located on 1010 Mill St., ...
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.