Local Obits for Mon. Mar 11th, 2013
Kenneth Webster "Kenny" Stewart, III, age 12, of Dawsonville left this life on Monday March 11, 2013 surrounded by his family and close friends.Born December 7, 2000, Ken ...
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Adrienne J. Martin, age 88 of Demorest, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. ...
Robert James Cole, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, March 11, 2013 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following an extended illness. Funeral services ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Charles Edwin Davis, 80, of Hoschton, Ga., who passed away Monday, March 11, 2013. Mr. Davis was born in Atlanta, Ga. a son of the lat ...
Miss Frankie Jean Abercrombie, age 77, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013. Frankie Jean Abercrombie, a native of Lumpkin County, was a retired Professor of Englis ...
Shirley Thompson, age 73, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013 after an extended illness.Shirley was born December 8, 1939 in Blairsville, Georgia to the late ...
'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.