Local Obits for Sat. Aug 4th, 2012
Ilse Martha (Baerwald) Spivey, age 87, of Loganville, passed away Saturday, August 4, 2012. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Lee Spivey; father, Gustav Baerwald; mo ...
Mr. Walter J. Hand, age 63, of Cumming, GA died Saturday, August 4, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Hand was born in Jackson County to Terry W. and Laura Boswell Livingston of Maysvill ...
Gary Dale Sturgeon, age 49, of Buford, passed away Saturday, August 4th, 2012. Mr. Sturgeon is preceded in death by his parents, Irvin and Marian Sturgeon; brothers, Tommy, Michae ...
Mrs. Bonnie M. Stowe, 90 of Gainesville died Saturday August 4, 2012.Born in Nicholson, Georgia, Mrs. Stowe was the daughter of the late Elijah Arthur and Rebecca Angeline Williams ...
Michael E. Cowart, age 76, of Ball Ground, passed away Saturday, August 4, 2012. Michael was a member and Past Master of Ducktown Lodge #572 F&AM and Georgia Mountain Daylig ...
Richard Malone McKinley of Cleveland entered into eternal life with our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on August 4, 2012, following an extended illness. He was 82. Mr. McKinley was ...
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.