Sunday March 18th, 2018 3:13PM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Feb 13th, 2009


Funeral services will be held 2:00pm Monday February 16, 2009 in Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Johnny Woodrow Watson, 66, Alto, Ga. Rev. Tommy Ross and Rev. Steve Dyer officiating ...


Mabel Lane Wilder, 83, Cumming
Mrs. Mabel Lane Wilder, age 83 of Cumming passed away Thursday, February 12, 2009 at Cumming Nursing Home. She was a 25- year member of the First Baptist Church of Darien where sh ...
Walter Harrison Rucker, Sr. passed away Friday, February 13, 2009 following a long illness. Born July 17, 1926 in Elbert County, Georgia, he spent most of his adult life in Forsyth ...


Horace Carlton Wilson, 69, Cornelia
Horace Carlton Wilson, age 69, of Cornelia, GA passed away on Friday, February 13, 2009 at his residence.Mr. Wilson was born in Habersham County, on March 10, 1939 to the late Geor ...
Louie Eugene Dean, Sr., 86, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Louie Eugene Dean, Sr., age 86, of Clarkesville will be held on Sunday, February 15, 2009, at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel with Rev. Bobby Gastley ...
Susie Belle Norton, 75, Cornelia
Susie Belle Norton, age 75, of Cornelia, GA, died Friday, February 13, 2009 at her residence. Mrs. Norton was born on January 4, 1934 in Banks County, Georgia to the lat ...


James Robert Riley, 90, Gainesville
James Robert Riley, age 90 of Victory Street, New Holland, passed away Friday, February 13, 2009 at New Horizons North Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funera ...


Jeffery Porter Davis, 45, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Jeffery Porter Davis, age 45 of Cleveland. Mr. Davis passed away Thursday, February 12.2009 at his residence followin ...
A life: Hawking defied ALS to become pre-eminent physicist
Word by painstaking word, Stephen Hawking produced a masterwork of popular science that outlined his vision of time, the universe and humanity's place within it
William Henry Trotter Bush was brother, uncle of presidents
William Henry Trotter Bush, a wealthy investor and the brother and uncle of presidents, has died
Former Hall County Juvenile Court judge David Fox dies at age 70
David Fox, a longtime Gainesville attorney and a former Hall County Juvenile Court judge, died unexpectedly Monday.
Evangelist Billy Graham, who reached millions, dies at 99
​The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, died Wednesday. He was 99.
Former Banks Co. probate judge, county commissioner dies
A former Banks County probate judge and county commissioner, Milton Dalton, has died following an extended illness.
Daughter: Popular crooner Vic Damone dies in Florida at 89
Family members say crooner Vic Damone has died in Florida at the age of 89
Memorial service set for Piedmont College President Emeritus W. Ray Cleere
DEMOREST — Piedmont College President Emeritus W. Ray Cleere will be remembered in a memorial service at 1 p.m. Feb. 17 at First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ in Atlanta.
Head of state educators group dies; was former Forsyth Co. schools superintendent
Dr. Allene Magill, executive director of the Professional Association of Georgia Educators and former schools superintendent in Forsyth County, died unexpectedly at her home Saturday.