Local Obits for Sun. May 25th, 2014
Christopher Keith Jones, age 26, of Winder, GA, passed away Sunday, May 25, 2014. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53 Hoschton, GA 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 7 ...
Evelyn V. Martin, age 83 of Acworth, formerly of Cumming, passed away Sunday, May 25, 2014.She was a member of Pine Ridge Baptist Church.Evelyn was preceded in death by her parent ...
Amos King, age 87 of Alto, passed away Saturday, May 24, 2014, at Habersham Medical Center. Born in Habersham County on October 23, 1926, he was a son of the late Peter L. King and ...
​Mr. Emmett Holley, 52 of Gainesville died Sunday May 25, 2014 at his residence surrounded by his loving family after a valiant fight with cancer.Born in Atlanta, Georgia ...
Kathryn Hogsed, age 82 of Jefferson Passed away on Saturday, May 25, 2014 at her residence. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504 is in charge ...
Mr. Robert Allen "Bob" Betzig, age 62, of Dahlonega, GA died Sunday, May 25, 2014, at Chestatee Regional Hospital.Bob had lived in Dahlonega since 1995 after moving here ...
Barnesville . . . Durant Wilmot passed away Sunday, May 25, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at Barnesville First United Methodist Church ...
Deanna Marie Schenden Campbell, age 47 of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, May 25, 2014. Memorial services are scheduled for Friday, May 30, 2014 at 3:00 pm ...
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.