Local Obits for Wed. Oct 8th, 2014
Anthony"Tiny" Lingerfelt, age 51 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, October 8, 2014.Tiny is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Danny and Shannon Lingerfelt; nephe ...
Betty Cowart Ethridge, age 83, of Auburn, GA passed away on Wednesday, October 8, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer Fred Ethridge. She is survived by children, ...
Donald H. "Don" Murphy, age 94, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, October 8, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife of sixty-two years, Geraldine Murphy; and so ...
Jerald B. Freeman, age 47 of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, October 8, 2014. Born in Hall County on June 16, 1967, he was a son of J. B. Freeman and Joyce Christopher Freeman bot ...
Mrs. Edna Grace Burruss Collins Gillespie, age 91, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at her residence. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 ...
Clifford Theron Lester, age 90, devoted husband and father and master gardener, died October 8th, 2014. Theron was born December 1st, 1923 in Gwinnett County to Charles Rawlins an ...
Frances "Frankie" Voss, age 93 of Fayetteville, passed away Wednesday, October 8, 2014.Frankie is survived by her loving son and daughter-in-law, Don and Patricia Groover ...
John H. "Johnny" Vickers, III, age 84 of Calhoun, formerly of Forsyth County, passed away Tuesday, October 7, 2014. He was a member of Midway United Methodist Church in A ...
Lucille Seagars Lewallen, age 93, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, October 8, 2014, at a local private care facility. Mrs. Lewallen was born on August 28, 1921 i ...
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.
NASCAR Hall of Famer, World War II vet Bud Moore dies at 92
NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore, a World War II veteran awarded five Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars, has died. He was 92.