Local Obits for Sun. Jun 3rd, 2012
James C. Milum, age 88, of Cumming, GA., went home to be with his savior, Jesus Christ, Saturday, June 2, 2012. Jimmy was a co-founder of Pine Crest Baptist Church and was the pas ...
Arvil West Irvin, age 87 of Demorest, passed away Sunday, June 03, 2012 at his residence. Born in Habersham County, GA on November 02, 1924, he was a son of the late Samuel P. and ...
Florence Morgan Stewart, age 90 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Sunday, June 3, 2012 at The Oaks at Limestone Nursing Home following a brief illness.Funeral services are schedule ...
Neal Perry McConnell, age 53 of Talmo, passed away on Sunday, June 3, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Memorial services ...
Mrs. Sarah Bess Burkes Lane Rushton, age 72, of Jefferson, GA, went home to be with her Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ, on Sunday, June 3, 2012. Mrs. Rushton was born in Sandhill, M ...
Mr. Joe Reeves Poole, age 85, of Toccoa, passed away Sunday, June 3, 2012 at Heritage Health Care of Toccoa.Born January 18, 1927 in Stephens County, he was a son of the late Luthe ...
Mr. Thurmond Kerry "Pete" Sorrow, age 85, of Toccoa, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2012 at his home. Born April 3, 1927 in Niece, GA, he was a son of the late Fortson and ...
George Edward (Ed) Dorsey, age 77 of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, June 3, 2012 at the VA Medical Center. Mr. Dorsey was born November 1, 1934 in Cleveland, GA to the late Grover ...
'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.