Local Obits for Fri. May 8th, 2009
Dale M. Hessler, age 59, of Alto, GA passed away Friday, May 8, 2009.Mr. Hessler was born in Westerville, Ohio on September 23, 1949. He was preceded in death by his mother, Alene ...
Susan A. Miller, 44, of Dawsonville, GA died Friday May 8, 2009 at Northside Hospital following an extended illness.Born in Cocoa Beach, Florida, she had lived in Dawson County for ...
Mrs. Louise W. Davis, age 84, a native and life long resident of Cumming, passed away Friday, May 8, 2009 following an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her husband, ...
Mr. Dan Gerald Puckette, age 74, of Tucker Ga. died, Friday, May 8, 2009 following a brief illness. A native of Flowery Branch Ga.. Mr. Puckette was a Vietnam War Veteran. He was a ...
Mr. Danny Boy Glasper age 48, of Flowery Branch died Friday, May 8, 2009. He was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist. He played the guitar and was a very sweet and simple man. He was pre- ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Donald Carl Gooch, age 80, of Jefferson, who passed away on May 7, 2009. Mr. Gooch was born on November 12, 1928 in Jackson County, a ...
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.
Former Gainesville business, civic leader dies
A prominent Athens businessman with strong ties to Gainesville, Claude Williams, Junior, has died.
'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.