Local Obits for Mon. Jul 29th, 2013
Rev. Robert B. "Hoppy" Hopkins, 76, of Dawsonville passed away Monday July 29, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.Rev. Hopkin ...
Mrs. Carol Woods Grant, age 58, of Buford, GA passed away Monday, July 29, 2013. She was preceded in death by her father, Merle Woods; and sister, Tresea Woods. She is survived b ...
Mr. Tommy Yancy, age 67, of Buford, GA passed away Monday, July 29, 2013 He was preceded in death by his mother, Ada Yancy; brothers, Gerald Piper, James Piper and Kenneth Piper. ...
Eston D. Chapman, age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, July 29, 2013 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are sc ...
Ray Cline Gazaway, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, July 29, 2013 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are sch ...
Monika F. Lynch, age 81, Athens, Georgia, passed away on July 29, 2013, following a courageous battle with cancer. Mrs. Lynch was born in Dresden, Germany on July 5, 1932, she was ...
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.
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.