Local Obits for Fri. Oct 5th, 2012
David T. Robinson, age 76 a resident of both Forsyth and Fannin counties passed away Friday, October 5, 2012 after a period of illness. He was known as a man of faith and generosit ...
Doris G. Evans, age 70 of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, October 5, 2012. Doris was a great mom who loved her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was a member of ...
Whitfield Funeral Home announces funeral services for Alisa Dolores Aycock Thomas, 42, of Alto.She passed away Friday, October 5, 2012.Funeral services are scheduled Monday, Octobe ...
Mrs. Carol Dean Williams was born January 12, 1948 in Putnam County to the late Willie and Matilda Coleman. On October 5, 2012 her earthly journey came to end due to a sudden illn ...
Lillie Ruth Whitfield Stewart, age 85, of Oakwood, passed away Friday, October 5, 2012, following an extended illness. She is preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Anderson Stew ...
Verdell Wofford, age 83, of Gainesville died Friday, Oct. 5,2012 at her home. Mrs. Wofford lived most of her life in Gainesville. She worked many years as a parapro for Gainesville ...
Mrs. Barbara Gayle Miller, age 69, of Toccoa, died Friday, October 5, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.Born January 29, 1943 in Stephens County, she was a da ...
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.