Local Obits for Thu. Dec 30th, 2010
Peggy "Joyce" Morgan, age 69 of Cumming, passed away December 30, 2010. Born in Atlanta, GA, Joyce attended West Fulton High School. She was retired from the Forsyth Coun ...
Philip J. Shannon, Jr., 72, retired co-founder and CEO of loan software firm Online Financial Corporation and president of the Philip and Mary Shannon Foundation, died suddenly on ...
Gary Wiley, 53, Buford, passed away Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010.Funeral arrangements will be announced by Memorial Park South Funeral Home, Flowery Branch, Ga.
Dana Sue McFee West passed away painlessly in her sleep early in the morning of December 30th, 2010. She was in West Virginia visiting some of her many grandchildren and was very h ...
Lewis Edward Moore went to be with his Heavenly Father on Sunday, Dec. 26, 2010, after a sudden illness. Lewis was born in Gainesville to Lewis Edward and Eleanor Faulkner Moore on ...
William Hawkins, age 60, of Johnson City, TN, found deceased December 30, 2010.The family will receive friends Tuesday, January 4, 2010 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at his sister, Beverly ...
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.