Local Obits for Fri. Oct 17th, 2014
Regan Cochran, age 57, of Homer, Georgia passed away on Friday, October 17, 2014.Mr. Cochran was born on June 6, 1957 in Toccoa, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his father, J ...
William J. Pugh, 67, of Andrews, NC, formerly of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, October 17th, 2014. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church and attended Old Fashioned Bapt ...
Terry James Pass, age 55, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Friday, October 17, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father, Harold James Pass. He is survived by his wife of thirte ...
Mr. Jimmy Jasper Hatcher,77 of Gainesville died Friday October 17, 2014 at his residence.Mr. Hatcher, a lifelong resident of Hall County was the son of the late O.L. and Adell Unde ...
Mrs. Willie Mae Yearwood Crump, age 82 of 1471 E. Tugalo Street, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, October 17, 2014 at the Mountain Lakes Medical Center in Clayton, GA. Daughter of t ...
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.