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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. May 6th, 2012

Forsyth

Roger Cox, 60, Cumming
Roger Cox, age 60 of Cumming, passed away peacefully in his home on Sunday, May 6, 2012.Roger was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. He served in the National Guard for six yea ...

Habersham

Glenda Campbell Porter, 71, Ellijay, formerly of Clarkesville
Funeral services for Glenda Campbell Porter, age 71, of Ellijay, formerly of Clarkesville will be held on Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Mr. ...

Hall

James Charles "J.C." White, 88, Gainesville
James Charles "J.C." White, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2012 at Bell Minor Nursing Home following an extended illness..Funeral services are sche ...
James "Willard" Carlan, 80, Gainesville
James "Willard" Carlan, age 80 of New Holland, passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2012 at Willowood Nursing Home following an extended illness. Graveside servi ...
Mildred J. McDonald, 86, Gainesville
Mrs. Mildred J. (Mickey) McDonald, age 86, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, May 06, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services are schedul ...

Lumpkin

Grant Siegal, 44, Salisbury, NC
Mr. Grant Siegal, 44, of Salisbury, NC passed away Sunday, May 6, 2012 at his residence. Born June 16, 1967 in Dallas, TX to Helen Kay Coker Siegal of Roswell, GA and Lee Robert Si ...

White

Bernard Mason, 81, Dahlonega
Mr. Bernard Mason, age 81, of Dahlonega, GA, died May 6, 2012 at his residence.Mr. Mason was born in Lumpkin County. He retired from National Steel after 40 years as a Locomotive E ...
'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.