Local Obits for Thu. Oct 31st, 2013
Mr. Robert L. Lackey, age 81, of Winder, GA passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth "Libby" Lackey. He is survived by ...
Benny Moore, age 79, of Cumming, GA, formerly of Alpharetta, passed away Wednesday, October 30, 2013. He worked at General Motors for 30 years. In his retirement he enjoyed his fa ...
Mr. Larry Kenneth Kemp, age 73, of Atlanta, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2013.He was preceded in death by his father, William Carl Kemp and bro ...
Ryan Glen Rutherford, age 18 of Braselton, Georgia, passed away Thursday, October 31, 2013. Ryan is survived by his parents, Dean and Christie Rutherford, Braselton; Brothers, E ...
Mr. Willmar Patrick Locke, Jr. (Pat), age 70, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Thursday, October 31, 2013 surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his father Willmar Pat ...
Sara Jane Standridge Howard, age 73 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2013 at her residence following an extended illness.Born in Jackson County, Georgia on ...
Evelyn Owsley Moreman, age 81, of Braselton, formerly of Opelika, AL passed away Thursday, October 31, 2013. She was a member of First United Methodist of Opelika. Mrs. Moreman 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.