Local Obits for Sat. Dec 22nd, 2012
Katie Lee Wheeler, of Cumming, GA, age 90, died peacefully at her home on Saturday, December 22, 2012. Mrs. Wheeler was born in 1922, a native of Forsyth County. She lived fully an ...
Mr. Bobby Gene Autry, age 69, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, December 22, 2012. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Gladys Cofer Autry; and brother, Rev. Bi ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Barry Lane Forrester, 53, of Maysville who passed away early Saturday morning from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. ...
Miss Grace Edge, age 78, of Dahlonega, GA died Saturday, December 22, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness.Grace was a homemaker and avid gardener, and a wonderful A ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Tammy Marie Lower Fowler, 41, of Doraville, Ga. who passed away Friday Dec. 22, 2012.Mrs. Fowler was born in Cumming, Georgia a daugh ...
Mr. Gene Earl Martin, age 56 of Rabun Gap, GA, passed away peacefully in his sleep on December 22, 2012. He was born June 1, 1956 in Gainesville, Georgia where he spent several yea ...
'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.