Local Obits for Thu. Jun 4th, 2009
Georganne H. Clendenin, age 66 for Cumming, Georgia passed away Wednesday, June 4, 2009 at St. Joseph Hospital in Atlanta. A memorial service will take place in New York at a late ...
Thomas E. Liddell,83, of Norcross died June 4, 2009Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Sunday June7, 2009 in the Bill Head Funeral Home, Duluth Chapel with Rev. Scott Wilson officiati ...
Elizabeth P. Walter, age 102, widow of former President of Piedmont College for 33 years, Dr. James E. Walter, passed away Thursday, June 4, 2009, at a private healthcare facility. ...
Inez Thurmond Garner, age 81 of Poplar Springs Road, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Thursday, June 4, 2009 at Landmark Hospital in Athens, Georgia following an extended illness. ...
Maj.Kevin Michael Jenrette, 37, of Lula, GA died on Thursday, June 4, 2009 near Kapisa, Afghanistan of wounds suffered from an improvised explosive device and small arms fire. Born ...
Mr. Steven Allen Meffert, 61 of Gainesville, Ga. died Thursday June 4, 2009 at his residence. Born in St. Louis, MO Mr. Meffert had lived in Hall County for over 20 years. He was 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.