Local Obits for Mon. Jun 1st, 2015
Winford Martin Baker, age 71, of Lula, Georgia, passed away on Monday, June 1, 2015.
Mr. Baker was born on April 27, 1944 in Commerce, Georgia to the late Edd and Ruth ...
Mary Ramey Lovell, age 87 of Cornelia, passed away Monday, June 1, 2015, at Habersham Medical Center.
Born in Sparta, Georgia on August 7, 1927, she was a daughter of the late H ...
Harold Dean Clark, age 85 of Gainesville, passed away Monday, June 01, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Mary Neese Rice,age 68, of Gainesville passed away Monday, June 1, 2015.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Dorsey Rice, Jr; parents, John and L ...
Mrs. Donna Jean Anderson Butler, age 54, of Dahlonega passed away at her residence on Monday, June 01, 2015 following a sudden illness. Born in Hall County, Donna had lived most of ...
Barbara Sue Rider Casper, age 60, of Cleveland passed away Monday June 1, 2015.
Mrs. Casper was born in Blairsville, GA the daughter of the late Arlie Rider Sr. and Bertie ...
'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.