Local Obits for Thu. Jun 7th, 2012
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. George Dilmos "Pug" O'Kelley Jr., age 53, of Maysville, GA, who passed away Thursday, June 7, 2012. Mr. O'Kelley w ...
Carolyn Ann "Granny" Chambers, 68, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday June 7, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness.Born November 19, 1943 in Hall County t ...
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Dorothy "Dot" Ferguson Littleton, age 81 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, June 07, 2012, at her reside ...
Ronald Meeks, age 60 of Clarkesville, passed away June 07, 2012, at Emory University. Born in Habersham County on January 28, 1952, he was a son of Evelyn Waddell Meeks of Clarkesv ...
Paul Wofford Martin, age 93 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2012 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following sudden illness. Funeral services are s ...
Charles J. Slay, Jr., age 78 of Gainesville passed away Thursday, June 7, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Slay was born September 5, 1933, in Athens, Georgia to t ...
William Harold "Bill" Peters, age 52 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness.Memorial services will be held a ...
Mrs. Linda Ann Walden, age 64, of Dahlonega, died June 7, 2012 at her home following a courageous battle with cancer. Mrs. Walden was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County and was ...
Karen Marie Bagwell, age 50, of Tucker passed away Thursday, June 7, 2012. Karen is preceded in death by her parents, Rosemary and Rufus Joseph Sr.Survivors include her husband, Bi ...
'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.