Local Obits for Mon. Jul 2nd, 2012
Margaret Ann Brown, age 69, of Dawsonville, GA, passed away Monday, July 2, 2012 following a period of declining health.Margaret was born November 14, 1942 in Smyrna, GA to the lat ...
Patty Thomas, age 79 of Cumming, passed away Monday, July 2, 2012. She was a member of Macedonia United Methodist Church in Alpharetta where she served as a trustee. Survivors incl ...
Ronnie Lee Gunn, age 54 of Clarkesville, passed away Monday, July 02, 2012. Born in Habersham County, GA on October 24, 1957, he was a son of Mildred Free Gunn of Demorest and the ...
Donald McLean Hughes, 77, of Gainesville, passed away July 2, 2012 following injuries sustained in an auto accident. A Memorial service will be held Friday, July 6, 2012 at 7:00 p. ...
Mr. Robert William "Bill" Butler, Jr. 76, of Gainesville, died Monday July 2, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Butler ...
Willie Grace Baugh, age 94 of Lula, passed away on Monday, July 2, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, July ...
Ray A. Phagan, age 72 of Commerce, passed away on Monday, July 2, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday ...
Woodrow Parks, 99 passed away July 2, 2012. Mr. Parks is preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Garrett Parks; Parents Harvey Frank & Sallie Green Parks; sisters, Mary Lou Ch ...
Thomas Lee Davis, age 56, of Monroe passed away Monday, July 2, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralhom ...
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.