Local Obits for Wed. Feb 18th, 2015
Mrs. June Evans, age 87, of Winder, Georgia passed away February 18, 2015. Born in Moulton, Alabama, she was a daughter of the late Joe and Birdie Ethel Corum Putnam. A res ...
Roy Eugene Westray, age 87, of Cumming, passed away on Wednesday, February 18, 2015. He was born in Cumming, GA and has lived there all his life. Roy retired from Sawnee EMC in 19 ...
Esperanza Campos Tovar, age 84, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, February 18, 2015.Funeral Services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Friday, February 20, 2015 at St. Mark Ca ...
Annie Clara Martin, 91, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Fe ...
Myrtle May Mooney, age 86 of Flowery Branch, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 18, 2015. Myrtle was born December 19, 1928. She was a member of Corinth Baptist Church ...
Myree Lynn, age 86, of Commerce, GA, originally from Toombs County, GA, joined her Lord in eternity on February 18, 2015. Eight brothers and sisters, and grandchildren Jason and J ...
Herbert H. Turner, age 85 of Dahlonega, passed away Wednesday, February 18, 2015. Mr. Turner was born October 29, 1929 in Cincinnati, OH to the late Luther and Dora Davis Turner. ...
Narve Franklin Dyer, age 64 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, February 18, 2015. Mr. Dyer was born March 24, 1950 in Cleveland to the late Watson and Fannie West Dyer. Narve was ...
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.
NASCAR Hall of Famer, World War II vet Bud Moore dies at 92
NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore, a World War II veteran awarded five Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars, has died. He was 92.