Local Obits for Sun. Sep 23rd, 2012
William Bruce Rooks, age 55, of Auburn passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, ...
Mrs. Judith M. Jankauskas, age 61, of Dacula, GA passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012.She is survived by her husband, Joseph Jankauskas; son, Justin Jankauskas; daughter in law, ...
Funeral services for Mr. Elbert Bradford Greemon, age 98, of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Anthony ...
Mr. Arthur Weisenbacher, age 99, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are ...
Louella Wagoner, age 75 of Gainesville, GA, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012. Louella's passion in life was cooking for her family and friends and tending to her flower ...
Mr. Ralph Edwin Hope, 91, of Dawsonville Highway, Gainesville, GA passed away on Sunday, September 23, 2012 after an extended illness. Mr. Hope was born March 12, 1921 in Forsyth C ...
Mrs. Mary Ellen Savage Thompson, age 87, of Loganville, GA passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Warren Thompson. She is survived ...
Mrs. Rebecca A. "Becky" Johnson, age 88, passed away at her home in Marietta, Georgia on Sunday, September 23, 2012 following a brief illness.A memorial service will be h ...
Mr. Teddy Lamar Mashburn, age 60, of Toccoa, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012 at his home.Born February 10, 1952 in Alpharetta, GA, he was a son of the late Willie and Sarah ...
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Katie Wynelle Peters age 68 of Cleveland. Mrs. Peters passed away Saturday, September 22, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Me ...
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.
NASCAR Hall of Famer, World War II vet Bud Moore dies at 92
NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore, a World War II veteran awarded five Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars, has died. He was 92.