Local Obits for Mon. May 21st, 2012
Ann Norma Cooper, 66, of Roswell, died on May 21, 2012. Born in New York City, New York, she was the daughter of George and Irma Shapiro. In addition to her parents, she was preced ...
Donald Eugene Landers, went to be with his heavenly Father, Monday, May 21, 2012 at 74 years old. He was born in Aragon, Georgia, but lived in the Atlanta area for most of his li ...
Ida Mae McBrayer Lingerfelt, age 61, of Cumming passed away Monday, May 21, 2012 due to complications arising from an extended period of illness. She was a lifelong resident of Cum ...
Mrs. Earline Manning Kirkland, age 83, of Flowery Branch, formerly of Albany, passed away Monday, May 21, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, following an extended illness.Gr ...
James Henry Holcomb, aged 95, of Gainesville, passed away Monday, May 21, 2012 at his residence after a brief illness. Mr. Holcomb was born in Gainesville to the late P.L Holcomb a ...
Mrs. Patsy Allen Mitchell, age 72, of Oakwood passed away Monday, May 21, 2012. Patsy loved crafts, people and her cat, Tigger. She is survived by her son Kim Mitchell (Valerie) ...
Perry Lee Boss, age 62 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, May 21, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after an accident. Funeral ser ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Thursday May 24, 2012 at Corinth Baptist Church for Mr. Roy Farr age 96 of Gainesville. The Rev. Henry Loggins will officiate. Interme ...
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.