Geoff Edwards, the beloved 1970s and 1980s host of game shows such as Jackpot! and two incarnations of Treasure Hunt, passed away Wednesday at St. John’s hospital in Santa Monica.

He was 83 years old.

Posted in: R.I.P.

Around 700 mourners gathered in Atlanta on Sunday to remember Sarah Jones, the camera assistant killed last month while working on Midnight Rider.

The emotional memorial for the 27-year-old was attended by friends, family and one of the people injured in the accident that killed Jones on the movie set.

Posted in: Movies

Tim Wilson, a Southern-based comedian best known for incorporating NASCAR into his routines, has died. He passed away from a heart attack at the age of 52.

The Columbus, Ga., native was both a comic and a country music artist who co-wrote the Jeff Foxworthy hit song, "Redneck 12 Days of Christmas."

Posted in: Sports

Bob Casale, founding member of and guitarist for the band Devo, best known for their hit song "Whip It," died of heart failure on Monday at the age of 61.

His brother Gerald, also a founding member of the band, reported Casale's death on Devo's Facebook page, writing that the tragedy came as a "shock."

Posted in: Music