Local Obits for Thu. Dec 12th, 2013
James (Jimmy) Paul Barrentine, 65, of Cumming, GA passed away, surrounded by his loving family on December 12, 2013. Born in Jasper, AL he was the son of the late Archie and Jessi ...
Richard William Harris III, age 67, of Dacula, GA passed away Thursday, December 12, 2013. He was born November 7, 1946, in Palatka, FL and graduated from Clay High School in Gree ...
Lee Gailey, Jr., age 66, of Mt. Airy, passed away Thursday, December 12, 2013 at his residence.Born on February 22, 1947 in Morgan County, Georgia, he was a son of the late Lee, Sr ...
Mr. Vernon Dean Freeman age 85 of Gainesville passed away Thursday December 12, 2013. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Serv ...
Virginia Elouise Brewster, age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral s ...
John Edward Fowler, Jr, 80 of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at North East Georgia Medical Center with his family. He was a veteran, having served in the ...
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.