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 ...
'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.