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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Oct 25th, 2016

Dawson

Johnny Lee Chester, 64, Dawsonville
Johnny Lee Chester, 64, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday October 25, 2016 at his residence following a period of declining health. Born July 8, 1952 to the late Hosie “B ...
Tommy “T-Mac” McCormick, 64, Dawsonville
Tommy “T-Mac” McCormick, 64, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday October 25, 2016 following a sudden illness. Born August 31, 1952 in Jacksonville, Florida to the lat ...

Jackson

Louise Denham, 76, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Louise Denham, age 76, of Jefferson, who passed away on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. Mrs. Denham was born in Lagrange, Georgia, a daugh ...
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.