Local Obits for Sat. Mar 30th, 2013
Bernice O. Wallace, age 81, of Statham passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralh ...
Mary Lee Butler, age 79 of Dawsonville, passed away on March 30, 2013. She was a member of Philadelphia Baptist Church in Alpharetta. Mary is preceded in death by her husband, Bill ...
David Allen Edge, age 76, died on Saturday March 30, 2013 at his home in Gainesville, GA. Born September 18, 1936 in Sarasota, FL; the son of the late Allen Ernest Edge and Hattie ...
Mrs. Gertrude Taylor Davis, age 94, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2013. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Bill Ramey; second husband, Ralph K. Davi ...
Kenneth Wayne Carter, M.D., age 59 of Gainesville, formerly of Gulf Breeze, FL and Marietta, GA, passed away on March 30, 2013. Kenneth graduated from Wheeler High School in Mariet ...
Thomas "Jack" Jackson Cooper, age 81, of Hoschton passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013.Jack enjoyed driving tractors, trucks and cars. Receiving the mail was highlight t ...
Mrs. Hazel G. Adams, 91, of Bowman, wife of the late Robert E. Adams, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013. Born in Dewy Rose, she was the daughter of the late James Clarence and ...
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
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.