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Local Obits for Sat. May 30th, 2015


Paulette Ann Oatley, 68, Statham
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Paulette Ann Oatley, age 68, of Statham, who passed away on Sunday May 30th, 2015. She was the daughter of the late Verdell and ...


Carol Crumbley, 55, Dawsonville
Carol Crumbley, 55, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday May 30, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a short illness. Born October 17, 1959 in Cumming, she lived m ...


Warren Ansley Montgomery, age 84 of Cumming, passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2015. He was a Veteran of the Air National Guard. He is survived by his wife Ann Montgomery of Cumm ...
Ellie Wynell Smallwood Tallant, age 96, of Cumming, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, May 30, 2015. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Wynell was a member of Friend ...


Tom Baird, 82, Clarkesville
Graveside services for Dr. Tom Baird, age 82, of Clarkesville, will be held Monday, June 1, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel Christian Church cemetery.  Visitation will be h ...
R. Herman Black, 88, Demorest
R. Herman Black, age 88 of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2015. Born in Habersham County, Georgia on March 08, 1927, he was a son of the late Luther L. ...
Margaret Elizabeth Moore, 84, Cornelia
Margaret Elizabeth Moore age 84, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2015. Ms. Moore was born on August 18, 1930 in Demorest, Georgia to the late Luther ...
Dr. Thomas S. Baird, 86, Clarkesville
Graveside services for Dr. Thomas S. Baird, age 86 of Clarkesville will be held on Monday, June 1, 2015 at 2:00 PM from the Chapel Christian Church Cemetery, Winder, GA.   ...
Vivian Vinson Pearson, 62, Mt. Airy
Vivian Vinson Pearson, age 62 of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Born in Eust ...


John Wesley Hays, 74, Gainesville
      John Wesley Hays, 74, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at his residence following an extended illness.     ...
Mildred Carroll, 89, Gainesville
Mrs. Carroll was born on July 28, 1925 to the late Hope and Jessie Woods; she entered into rest on May 30, 2015.  She worked for the Atlanta Board of Education for over 30 yea ...
Our heavenly Father called our precious loved one home on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 5:11 AM. She fought hard, but could not overcome her battle with ARDS (acute respiratory distres ...
Ruby Lois Fraiser McDaniel, 87, Flowery Branch
Ruby Lois Fraiser McDaniel, 87, of Flowery Branch passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at her residence. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. in ...
Betty Jo Ross, 81, Gainesville
Betty Jo Ross, age 81 of Gainesville, GA passed Saturday, May 30, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Born January 13, 1934 to the late Mr.  & ...


James L. Ruggles, 80, Dahlonega
  James L. Ruggles, 80, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on May 30, 2015.  He was born in Eddyville, Iowa to the late Jeannette and Warner Ruggles. James had a great ...


Donna Kelser Collins, 54, Toccoa
Donna Kelser Collins, age 54, of 667 Wesley Circle, Toccoa, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on the afternoon of Saturday, May 30, 2015 surrounded by her family.   ...
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.