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Local Obits for Mon. May 13th, 2013

Dawson

Rex Junior Wilson, 57, Dawsonville
Rex Junior Wilson, 57, of Dawsonville, GA died on May 13, 2013. Born in Dahlonega, GA he was the son of the late Albert Wilson and Grace Ford. His stepfather, Henry Ford also pre ...

Forsyth

John Francis Morton, 81, Cumming
John Francis Morton, 81, of Cumming, GA, went to be with his Heavenly Father May 13, 2013. Johnny lived most of his life in Bristol, TN, where he was a long-time member of Central ...

Habersham

Robert Eugene Groemminger, 66, Clarkesville
Memorial services for Robert Eugene Groemminger, age 66, of Clarkesville will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel with Fr. Jose Luis Her ...

Hall

Ralph Thomas "Tom" Raymond Powers, age 79 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. ...

Jackson

Mr. Theron Thomas (Junkman) Burton, age 73, of Commerce, GA died Monday, May 13, 2013. Mr. Burton was born in Lilburn, GA to the late James Walter and Leila Bell Bagwell Burton. ...

White

Powell Ayers, 67, Cleveland
Powell Gean Ayers, age 67 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, May 13, 2013 at his residence. Mr. Ayers was born September 22, 1945 in Cleveland, GA to the late Noel and Mary Lou Sarg ...
Well known Gainesville social figure passes away
Winifred Natalie Forbes Boomershine died while surrounded by family members on Saturday, March 25th, roughly a month before her 88th birthday.
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
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.