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 ...
'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.