Local Obits for Fri. Jan 6th, 2017
Charlie Wade, age 82, of Alto, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Friday, January 6, 2017 following an extended illness.
Mr. Wade was born on July 6, 1934 in Banks County ...
Dominic Anthony Accetta of Cumming, Georgia, passed away Friday, January 6th, 2017 at the age of 81. The son of Rocco and Angelina Accetta, Sicilian immigrants, he was born i ...
Doris Irene Flynn, age 83, of Cumming, passed away Friday, January 6, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Tom Ed Flynn; parents Leon and Effie Holbrook an ...
Josef Daniel Neuburger, 75 of Buford, GA passed away Friday, January 6, 2017. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, Cumming, Ga., www.mcdonaldandson.com
Mrs. Amy Marie Couget, 95, of Gainesville passed away on January 6, 2017
A memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Memorial Pa ...
Sammy Gene Bryant, age 69 of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, January 6, 2017. He was a faithful husband, wonderful father and the best Papa that ever lived.
He is survived b ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday January 10, 2017 at New Haven Congregational Holiness Church for Henry B. Humphries, age 84 of Gainesville. The Rev. Wayne Hick ...
Alfred Sullens, age 68, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, January 6, 2017.
A Funeral service is scheduled for Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of M ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Julie E. Pyles, age 91 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, January 6, 2017. Mrs. Pyles was preceded by her husb ...
Sammie Lane Davis, age 80, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Friday January 6, 2017 at Foothills Retirement Home in Dahlonega, GA.
She was born in Lumpkin County and had lived in ...
Albert Neal Whigham, age 73 of Alpharetta, passed away on Friday, January 6, 2017. He was a Army Veteran. Albert was a member of Cleveland Avenue Baptist Church and was the o ...
Mr. Quinnion Willard Griffin, age 64, of 92 Robin Place, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Thursday, January 5, 2017 at the home.
A son of the late Luther and Amey Lee Sertain Griffin ...
Mr. James Claude “J.C.” Lawson, age 93 of 15 Fern Point Extension, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, January 6, 2017 at the Stephens County Hospital.
A son of th ...
Alexander Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Michael Paul Dobbins, age 59 of Cleveland, formally of Marietta, Georgia.
Mr. Dobbins passed away on Friday, January 6, 2017. G ...
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
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.