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Local Obits for Fri. Feb 13th, 2015

Forsyth

Wanda Buffington, 92, Cumming
Mrs. Wanda Buffington, 92, formerly of Avondale Estates, GA, passed away at Gracemont Assisted Living in Cumming, GA, Feb 11th, 2015.She was born October 30, 1922, in Pulaski Count ...

Gwinnett

Beverly Joan Link Moore, 77, of Buford, GA died on February 13, 2015. Born in Niles, OH she was the daughter of the late Buhel and Dorothea Link. Beverly earned her BA and MA from ...
Kelly Hanson Nash, 25, Buford
Kelly Hanson Nash, age 25, of Buford, GA formerly of Oneonta, AL passed away on February 8, 2015 in Buford, GA. He attended Auburn for four years and was employed by J. Alan Custo ...

Hall

Edell Viola Clark, 90, Gainesville
Edell Viola Clark, age 90, passed away Friday, February 13, 2013 after a brief illness.Mrs. Clark was born on May 3, 1924 in Gumbo, Missouri to the late Ed and Marie Steiner. She l ...
Merle D. Sims, 83, Gillsville
Mrs. Merle D. Sims, age 83 of Gillsville, Georgia, was called home on Friday, February 13, 2015 at her residence surrounded by loved ones.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm ...

Jackson

Herwig Ring, 77, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Herwig Ring, age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, February 13, 2015.Mr. Ring was born in Germany, was a veteran of t ...

Lumpkin

Frederick "Fred" Byron Dyer, age 79, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Friday, February 13, 2015.He was born and raised in Bulloch County, graduated from GA Tech where he also ...

Other

Jennifer Diane Rutledge, 37, Social Circle
Jennifer Diane Rutledge, age 37, of Social Circle passed away Friday, February 13, 2015. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhom ...
Moniqua Lasha Lowery, 41, Austell
Moniqua Lasha Lowery, age 41 of Austell, GA passed away on Feb. 13th. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday at Hunter Hill Baptist Church at 11am. Professional Services Entru ...
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.