Local Obits for Wed. Jan 30th, 2013
Emma Smith, 79, of Suwanee, GA died on January 30, 2013 at Piedmont Hospital. Born on July 4, 1933 in Duncan, SC she was the daughter of the late William Monroe Bolding and Nellie ...
Mr. Donald Ray Bailey, age 72, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 30, 2013.He is survived by his wife of fifty-four years, JoAnn Pruitt Bailey, Buford, GA; children, W ...
John Edward Patterson, age 26 of Buford, GA passed away suddenly Wednesday, January 30, 2013. He is survived by his mother, Theresa Anderson, Buford; brother, David Anderson, Gaine ...
Bruce Brown, age 87, passed away peacefully at his residence on Wednesday, January 30, 2013. Born in Cornelia he was the last surviving son of J.M Brown and Flora Bradley Brown. He ...
Beverly Marelle Arrowood, age 56 of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Ms. Arrowood was born April 14, 1956 in Fulton County ...
Marion Owens Southers, age 76 of Gainesville, passed away at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, February 1, 2013 at 2 ...
Melvin John Boring, age 78 of Lula, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at his residence. Born in San Francisco, California on January 28, 1935, he was a son of the late James H ...
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.