Local Obits for Sat. Oct 26th, 2013
Janie Hanson, age 78, of Lilburn, GA passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2013. She is survived by her sisters and brother-in-law, Alice Winn, Lula, GA, Molly Hunt, Demorest, GA an ...
Katherine Wall Powell, age 86, of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Friday, October 25, 2013, a local area hospital following an extended illness.Mrs. Powell was born in Clarkesvill ...
On 10/26/2013, George C. Pickard, age 88, died at his Gainesville, GA, residence following a period of declining health. Born in Durham, NC, and raised in Chapel Hill, he was the ...
Mrs. Marilyn Feldman Thomas of Gainesville died October 26, 2013. Arrangements to be announced. Wards Funeral Home 758 Main Street, Gainesville, Georgia.
Mrs. Mildred Morgan Puckett, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, October 25, 2013. She was preceded in death by her son, Carl Kent Puckett, Sr.; parents, Guerry and Evelyn ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Ronald "Ronnie" Beck, age 59, of Pendergrass, Ga., who passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2013.Mr. Beck was born in Gaines ...
Mrs. Zuella Bonds, age 90, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, October 26, 2013 at Northridge Health and Rehab Center. Mrs. Bonds was born in Ila, GA to the late Charlie and Aletha Gai ...
'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.