Local Obits for Mon. Feb 27th, 2012
Nancy Jane Roberts 65, of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away on Monday, February 27th, 2012 with her loving family at her side.Funeral Arrangements are pending at this time and will ...
Donald Ray Parker, 57, of Cumming, GA died at Vista Care Hospice on February 24, 2012. Born in Temple, TX, he was the son of Bobbie and Billie Parker. His son, Steven Ray Parker ...
Charles "Bear" Mayfield, age 65 of Demorest, passed away Monday, February 27, 2012, at Habersham County Medical Center. Born in Clarkesville, GA on September 23, 1946, he ...
Joe E. White, age 82, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Monday, February 27, 2012, at the Habersham Medical Center.Mr. White was born on September 14, 1929, in Franklin County, G ...
Mrs. Alma White Grant, 81 of Oakwood, Ga. died Monday February 27, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Born in Oakwood, Ga. on May 3, 1930, ...
Mrs. Helen (Dodie) Dyer, age 79, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, February 27, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral se ...
Mr. Timothy Lamar Williams, age 45 of Gainesville, GA passed away on February 27, 2012. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, March 2, 2012 at New Life Baptist Church at 11 am. ...
Dr. Tom L. Wages, age 75, of Flowery Branch, passed away Monday, February 27, 2012 at home surrounded by his family, following a brief illness. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., ...
Mrs. Willie Williams, age 97 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, February 27, 2012 at Willow Wood Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funeral services are sch ...
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
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.