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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jul 17th, 2013

Banks

Mary Toney Williams, 89, Homer
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Mary Toney Williams, 89, of Homer who passed away on Wednesday at the Northridge Medical Center. Born in Commerce, she was the ...

Dawson

Claude F. 'Bud' Nix, 81, Big Canoe
Claude F. "Bud" Nix, 81, of Big Canoe passed away Wednesday July 17, 2013.Born August 5, 1931 to the late Claude F., Sr. and Dorothy Nix, he was a native of Arlington, VA ...

Hall

Betty Jane McFadden, 85, Gainesville
Mrs. Betty Jane Hannah McFadden, 85, of Gainesville, Ga. went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, July 17, 2013. Betty was born in Portsmouth, OH, daughter of the late Paul and Betty ...
Sidney Edward Cofield, 83, Gainesville
Mr. Sidney "Sid" Edward Cofield, age 83, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral services are scheduled ...

Jackson

Elizabeth C. Smith, 87, Commerce
Mrs. Elizabeth C. Smith age 87 of Commerce died Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at St. Mary's Hospice House. Mrs. Smith was born in Commerce to the late, William J. and Sara Wilhit ...

Other

On July 17, 2013, Col. (Ret.) Maynard Brown, Jr., 76, of Hampton, VA entered into eternal rest peacefully with his bride of 53 years, Mary L. Brown by his side at the North Hampton ...
Mary Margaret Chase, 85, Alpharetta
Mary Margaret Chase, 85, of Alpharetta, GA died on July 17, 2013 at Embracing Hospice House. Born in New York City, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Margaret Trapani. He ...

White

William Lovic Allen, 96, Cleveland
William Lovic Allen, age 96 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at his residence. Mr. Allen was born March 28, 1917 in White County to the late George and Maggie Ste ...
'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.