Local Obits for Sat. Oct 27th, 2012
Mr. Jim Bob Sloan, age 61, of Winder, GA and formerly of the Mt. Moriah Community passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2012 after a sudden illness. He was preceded in death by his ...
Jose Luis Marquez Salinas, age 34, of Statham passed away Saturday, October 27, 2012. A memorial service will be held 6:00 pm Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at Lawson Funeral Home. ...
Gale Biddy Rogers, age 61 of Cornelia, passed away Saturday, October 27, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness.Ms. Rogers was born September 10, 1951 in Gainesville t ...
Audrey Morrow Bush, 87, of Gainesville passed away Saturday October 27, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services will be held Thursday ...
Mr. George Clark Elmore, age 84, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, October 27, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Services are scheduled for 11:00 am Saturday, ...
Mr. Neal Lee Landers age 85 of Murrayville passed away on Saturday October 27, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Monday Octobe ...
Stephen Roy Hamlin, 69, of Flowery Branch passed away on Saturday, October 27, surrounded by his wife, children, and grandchildren. Steve was born in New Jersey; he graduated from ...
Zona Mae Anderson, age 73, of Dahlonega, GA, died Saturday, October 27, 2012, at the Gold City Convalescent Center in Dahlonega, GA.Mrs. Anderson was a native and lifelong resident ...
'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.