Local Obits for Wed. Aug 22nd, 2012
A memorial service for Paul Edward May, age 62, of Homer will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, September 2, 2012 at the Pitts Park in Clarkesville. Mr. May died August 22, 2012. Born ...
Mr Edwin Smith, Sr., age 75, of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012 after a period of declining health. Eddie was a native of Forsyth County and a 1955 graduate of For ...
Mary G. Dodd, age 88 of Forsyth County, passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012. She loved cooking, knitting, flowers and gardening. She was preceded in death by her parents and Cha ...
Mr. Harold James Dwyer, age 74, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012. He was survived by his wife of sixteen years, Margaret Harrison Dwyer, Sugar Hill, GA; so ...
Lincoln Ryder Cole, infant son of David and Caroline Cole of Duluth, GA passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012. A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, August 27, 2012 at 7:00 ...
Mr. Douglas D. Walker, age 91, of Oakwood, native of Greensboro, North Carolina, and proud WWII Veteran was called home to our Lord on Wednesday, August 22, 2012. Funeral Services ...
Mrs. Grace H. Moore, age 95, of Lanier Village Estates, Gainesville, GA, passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012. A Celebration of Life service will be held at ...
Mrs. Louise Ervay, age 87, of Chestnut Mountain passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at her home, following an extended illness.Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, August ...
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
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.