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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Oct 21st, 2013

Dawson

Carol Whitaker, 81, Dawsonville
Carol Whitaker, 81, of Dawsonville passed away Monday October 21, 2013 at her residence following a period of declining health.Born January 5, 1932 in Dawson County to the late Hok ...

Habersham

Doris Tomlin Burrell, 85, Evans formerly of Cornelia
Doris Elaine Tomlin Burrell, age 85, of Evans, Georgia formerly of Cornelia, passed away Monday, October 21, 2013 at Doctors Hospital in Augusta.Born on February 28, 1928, in Cleve ...

Hall

Connie Padgett Hendrix, 63, Flowery Branch
Ms. Connie Padgett Hendrix, age 63, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, October 21, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial Services will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, Octobe ...
Elizabeth E. Martin, 94, Gainesville
Memorial Services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Saturday November 2, 2013 at First Baptist Church for Elizabeth Elrod Martin age 94 of Gainesville. Dr. Bill Coates and Otto Toledo wi ...
Grace Sue Smith, 86, Gainesville
Grace Sue Smith, age 86 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, October 21, 2013 at her residence following an extended illness. Memorial services will be held at ...
Tom McCollum, 70, Suwanee
Tom McCollum, age 70, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Monday, October 21, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Miles and Mary McCollum. He is survived by his wife of sevent ...

Lumpkin

Bettie (Norman) Rogers, 59, Dahlonega
Mrs. Bettie (Norman) Rogers, age 59, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away Monday, October 21, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. Memorial Services area schedule ...

Other

Lynn Burks Cohran, 58, Riverdale
Lynn Burks Cohran, 58, of Riverdale, GA passed away Monday October 21, 2013 at her residence following a sudden illness.Born February 6, 1955, she was a 1973 graduate of North Clay ...
Tamra Lea Walker Biggerstaff, age 56 of Carrollton, passed away on Monday, October 21, 2013 at Tanner Health Care in Carrollton, Georgia following a sudden illness. ...
'WKRP' creator Hugh Wilson dies; was married to Gainesville native
Hugh Wilson, who created the CBS sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati" in 1978, has died.
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.