Local Obits for Tue. Oct 16th, 2012
Lillie Ruth Dodd Tumlin, age 68 of Alto, passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2012. Born in Cumming, Georgia on June 10, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Robert Andy and Sarah El ...
Mr. William Dewey "Willie" Hallford, age 85 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Habe ...
Trina Warren, age 29 of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at Grady Memorial Hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.Memorial services are schedu ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Velma L. Youngblood Williamson, 92, of Commerce, GA. Mrs. Williamson passed away on Monday October 15th, at Northridge Health and Rehab Ce ...
Mrs. Winifred Gulley Chandler, age 95, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at Senic View Nursing Home. Mrs. Chandler was born in Franklin County to the late Lon C. and ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Calvin Vinson Ogletree, 80, of Athens, Ga., who passed away Tuesday October 16, 2012.Mr. Ogletree was born in Jackson County, Ga., a s ...
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.