Local Obits for Wed. May 23rd, 2012
Helen D. Allen, age 90 of Demorest, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at a local nursing facility. Mrs. Allen lived a life well spent and has been received in Heaven with the wel ...
Ms. Kimberly Ann Smith, 49 of Gainesville died Wednesday May 23, 2012.A lifelong resident of Hall County, Ms. Smith was a graduate of North Hall High School Class of 1980 and was a ...
Louise Ruby Marlow Westmoreland, age 76, of Lula, GA died Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at The Oaks at Scenic View. Mrs. Westmoreland was born in Banks County, GA to the late Dave and ...
Mrs. Shirley Heaton Argo, age 76, of Lula, GA died Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Argo was born in Franklin County, GA to the late Henry and Mit ...
Mr. William Jewell Lewallen, age 58, of Lula, GA died Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Lewallen was born in Jackson County, GA to Kathleen Samples Lewallen of Homer a ...
Lloyd D. Hudson, age 40 of Hoschton, GA died suddenly Wednesday, May 23, 2012. Mr. Hudson has been cremated and Family Memorial Service will be held later. Lloyd is survived by his ...
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.