Local Obits for Mon. Jul 22nd, 2013
Peter Francis Operacz, age 47, of Bethlehem passed away July 2013. A Memorial Service will be held 6:00 pm Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Cory Sext ...
Ernest B. Scott, 89, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on July 22nd, 2013. He was a veteran of the United States Navy.A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, July 26th, 2013 at 10 ...
Mr. Ted Willis, age 66, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, July 22, 2013. He is survived by his wife of forty-three years, Mary Jean Brown Willis, Buford, GA; son and daughter-in ...
Annease McDuffie, age 59, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2013, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. McDuffie was born on December 9, 1953, in Commer ...
Eugene Talmadge Pruitt, age 80, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Mr. Pruitt was born on August 12, 1932, in Banks Coun ...
Robert Keith Boyd, age 59, of Braselton passed away Monday, July 22, 2013. Keith loved to sing and play the guitar. He also enjoyed the outdoors. He was survived by his sons Rob ...
Ronald Kenneth "Kenny" Wallace, of Doraville, passed away Monday, July 22, 2013. Funeral Services will be held 7:00 pm Thursday, July 25, 2013 at Lawson Funeral Home Cha ...
Sheryl McClain, age 65, of Watkinsville passed away Monday, July 22, 2013. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966.
Lois Ann Evers, age 55 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, July 22, 2013 at her residence. Mrs. Evers was born December 16, 1957 in Atlanta. She was a homemaker and was preceded in d ...
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.
Former Oakwood City Council member dies
A woman who served on the Oakwood City Council for 15 years before stepping down two years ago will be buried Saturday.