Local Obits for Sat. Jun 20th, 2009
Byars Funeral Home announces the death of Abbe Simon, 56, Roswell. A memorial service will be held at a time and place to be announced.
Emerson Richard Pike, 72, of Cumming, died at Northside Hospital Forsyth on June 19, 2009. The son of the late Garner and Lucille Cameron, he was a native of West Virginia.Richard ...
Mark Anthony Nicoletti, 49, of Alpharetta, GA died on June 20, 2009 at his home. A native of Niagara Falls, NY, he was the son of Joseph and Marie Nicoletti of Lewiston, NY.Mark w ...
Ingram Funeral Home announces services for Mildred G. Capp, 83, of Cumming, GA who died peacefully on Saturday, June 20, 2009. Born in Beaverdale, Pennsylvania, she was the daughte ...
Rupert Hewlett Milford, 87, Cumming, passed away Friday, June 19, 2009. He was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church and was preceded in death by his parents, Buron and Maude Milfo ...
Funeral services for Florence Chapman Hames, age 84, of Clarkesville, will be held on Monday, June 22, 2009, at 3:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Furman Lewis will o ...
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday June 22,2009 in the Little & Davenport Funeral Home Chapel for Mr.Billy Marcus Lee, 73 of Pine Haven Drive, Gainesville. TheR ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Michael Allen Prosser, age 50, of Athens, formerly of Jefferson, passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2009. He was born on January 5, 195 ...
Mr. Branyon Orville Jarrett Jr., age 83, of Gainesville, GA passed away June 20, 2009.He is survived by his children Charles M. Jarrett and Beth Jarrett; grandchildren, Jesse Jarre ...
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.