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 ...
'WKRP' creator Hugh Wilson dies; was married to Gainesville native
Hugh Wilson, who created the CBS sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati" in 1978, has died.
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.