Local Obits for Mon. Dec 17th, 2012
Tommy Pinion, 81, of Dawsonville passed away Monday December 17, 2012 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a sudden illness.Born August 11, 1931 to the late John and Ruby Pinion ...
Evelyn Walden Farmer, age 87, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Monday, December 17, 2012. She was preceded in death by: husband, Hulon F. Farmer; parents, Lee and Annie Walden; and br ...
Clarence Robinson Jr., 84, of Gainesville, Ga. departed his life on Monday, December 17th 2012, following an extended illness.Clarence was a born on June 30 1928 and became a faith ...
Thomas Ralph Martin, age 87 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, December 17, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services ...
Mr. Carl Ernest Wimpy, age 73, of Dahlonega, GA died Monday, December 17, 2012 at Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega.Carl was a native of Lumpkin County and a Graduate of Lum ...
Sloan Satterfield, age 69 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, December 17, 2012 at Habersham Medical Center following an extended illness. Mr. Satterfield was born June 25, 1943 in G ...
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.