Local Obits for Wed. Sep 24th, 2014
Mr. Wayne Leslie Edwards, age 64, of Winder, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 24, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cecil and Doris Clack Edwards; and brothers, ...
Mae Elizabeth Mayer, age 85, of Dawsonville, GA died September 24, 2014. Mrs. Mayer was a loving mother and grandmother and a devout Catholic. She was a member of Christ the King C ...
Emily Edgerton Gladstone, 96, wife of the late Robert Thomas Gladstone, Jr., and former resident of Norfolk, VA, and Naples, FL, passed away on September 24th at Gracemont Assisted ...
Florence Evelyn Westbrook Higginbotham of Forsyth County passed away peacefully on September 24, 2014 in the Westbrook family farmhouse where she was born on March 15, 1931. Evelyn ...
Mr. Walter Eugene Bailey, age 40, of Dacula, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 24, 2014. He was preceded in death by his brother, Johnny Bailey. He is survived by his parent ...
Ouida Kimbrell Hardy, age 89, of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, September 24, 2014, at her residence.Born in Banks County on October 6, 1924, she was a daughter of the late Georg ...
Harry Andrew Sharpnack Sr., age 66 of Oakwood, passed away Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at the Agape Hospice House. Mr. Sharpnack was born August 19, 1948 in Brownsville, PA to th ...
Mary Wiley Martin age 89 of Gainesville passed away Wednesday September 24, 2014. A Graveside Service will be held 1:00 p.m. Friday September 26 at Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemete ...
Daughter: Popular crooner Vic Damone dies in Florida at 89
Family members say crooner Vic Damone has died in Florida at the age of 89
Memorial service set for Piedmont College President Emeritus W. Ray Cleere
DEMOREST — Piedmont College President Emeritus W. Ray Cleere will be remembered in a memorial service at 1 p.m. Feb. 17 at First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ in Atlanta.
Head of state educators group dies; was former Forsyth Co. schools superintendent
Dr. Allene Magill, executive director of the Professional Association of Georgia Educators and former schools superintendent in Forsyth County, died unexpectedly at her home Saturday.
Former Gainesville business, civic leader dies
A prominent Athens businessman with strong ties to Gainesville, Claude Williams, Junior, has died.
'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.