Local Obits for Fri. Dec 28th, 2012
Billy Raymond Hendrix, of Free Home, GA, age 74, passed away on December 28, 2012. Billy was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his wife, Christine ...
Annette Sosebee Tench, age 77 of Clarkesville, passed away Friday, December 28, 2012, at Habersham County Medical Center. Born in Habersham County on March 22, 1935, she was a daug ...
James Robert "Jim" Campbell, age 84 of Clarkesville, passed away Friday, December 28, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born on December 29, 1927, he was the son ...
Viola Worley Pitts, age 88, of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Friday, December 28, 2012. Mrs. Pitts was born in Habersham County, on April 4, 1924, to the late William and Sally ...
Mr. Charles Ernest Weaver, 42 of Gainesville, GA passed away Friday, December 28, 2012. Charles is survived by his loving wife Dianne Weaver, son and daughter-in-law Chr ...
Mrs. Clara Elaine Westmoreland Dover age 75 of Gainesville passed away on Friday December 28, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are s ...
Minnie Lou Davis Wilson, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away Friday, December 28, 2012 at Gold City Nursing Home in Dahlonega following an extended illness. Funeral services are sch ...
Mr. Eulis F. Palmer, age 82, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Friday December 28, 2012, at Gold City Convalescent Center in Dahlonega, GA.Eulis was a native of White County who had li ...
Mr. Michael "Scott" Edwards, age 52, of Murrayville, GA (Lumpkin County), died December 28, 2012.A private family memorial is planned for a later date.Banister Funeral Ho ...
'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.