Local Obits for Fri. Apr 20th, 2012
Lonnie D. Jones, 78, of Dawsonville passed away Friday April 20, 2012 at his residence following a brief illness.Born June 2, 1933 in Lumpkin County to the late Pool and Edna Jones ...
Harold Robert McNichols, Jr., 75 of Cumming, GA passed away Friday, April 20, 2012. He was a long time resident of Georgia. He retired from SunTrust Bank with 25 years of service ...
Mr. Harold W. Elrod, age 89 of Gainesville, passed away Friday, April 20, 2012. Memorial Park NORTH RIVERSIDE Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Dorothy "Dot" Holcomb Williams, age 91 of Commerce died Friday, April 20, 2012 at her residence. Mrs. Williams was born in Hull to the late, Albert Edward and Myrt ...
Mr. William "Bill" Adrian Warwick, age 79, of Hoschton passed away Friday, April 20, 2012. Bill had retired from the United States Air Force in 1973 with 23 years of ser ...
John (Jack) Neal White, age 90, of Clayton, GA, passed away at his residence Thursday, April 19, 2012.He was born in White County, Georgia and was the son of the late John Hiram an ...
'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.