Local Obits for Tue. Apr 3rd, 2012
Mrs. Betty Jean Bidgood Wyatt, age 81, of Auburn, GA, passed away on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 following an extended illness. Formerly of Dublin, GA, Mrs. Wyatt had moved to Auburn, s ...
Mr. Marshall Wayne Capps, age 51, of Winder, Ga. passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2012.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton Ga. 30548, 706-654-0966,www.lawso ...
Ronald Martin Fisher, 68, of Cumming, GA passed away on April 3, 2012. Born in Omaha, NE he was predeceased by his parents, George and Dorothy Fisher, and brother, Dean.Mr. Fisher ...
Birch G. McVay, 88, Retired, U.S. Air Force/Pharmacist/Pecan FarmerBirch G. McVay, a native and former resident of Cochran, Georgia, departed this life on April 3, 2012. He is surv ...
Esta Elliott Russell, age 86 of Oakwood, passed away on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Mr. Harry B. Hipps, age 88, formerly of Florence and Surfside, SC, passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2012 in Gainesville, GA.A Memorial service will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday, April ...
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday April 5, 2012, at Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery for Mr. Henry Clyde Stowers, 83, of Gainesville who passed away on Tuesday, ...
Mrs. Pamela "Pam" "Sister" Sue Sellers Morris Gary, age 47, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, April 03, 2012 at Athens Regional Medical Center. After a long strug ...
Mr. Carl Wayne Vanzura, age 69, of Blairsville, Ga. passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street ,Hoschton Ga. 30548, 706-654-0966,www.l ...
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.