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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Mar 26th, 2014

Gwinnett

Gilbert Lee Smith Jr., 88, Buford
Gilbert Lee Smith Jr., age 88 of Buford, GA, died Wednesday, March 26, 2014 after an extended illness. Mr. Smith has been cremated and there are no formal services planned at this ...

Habersham

Douglas C. Davidson, 90, Turnerville
Douglas Carter Davidson, age 90, of Turnerville, passed away Wednesday, March 26, 2014.Born on May 7, 1923 in Turnerville, Georgia, he was a son of the late Dolph Columbus Davidson ...

Hall

Edna Ruth Parrott Talton, 94, Gainesville
Edna Ruth Parrott Talton, age 94 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at New Horizon's Limestone Nursing Home following an extended illness. Fun ...
Lou Ella Wood, 95, Gainesville
Lou Ella Wood, age 95, of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral se ...
Richard Worthy Tidwell, 74, Murrayville
Richard Worthy Tidwell, age 74 of Murrayville, passed away on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Fune ...

Lumpkin

Charlie L. Grizzle, 83, Dahlonega
Charlie L. Grizzle, age 83, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA following a period of declining health.C ...

Other

Shirley Ann Boswell Lord, 71, of Hull passed away March 26, 2014. Ms. Shirley was a native of Jackson County. She was the daughter of the late Clyde and Florence Boswell. She was m ...

White

Peggy Ann Abernathy, 48, Helen
Mrs. Peggy Ann Abernathy, age 48 of Helen passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2014. She was born in Habersham County to Vernon and Helen Lovell Farmer on December 10, 1965. Mrs. Abernat ...
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.