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Local Obits for Sun. Feb 14th, 2010


Mildred Louise Garner Smith, 73, Dawsonville
Mildred Louise Garner Smith, age 73 of Dawsonville, passed away on February 13, 2010 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled ...


Mary Eloise King, 67, Cumming
Mary Eloise King, age 67, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, February 14, 2010. She was preceded in death by her parents, Jim and Carol Graham and brother, Edwin Graham.Survivors inc ...


Estelle Bessie Reid, 75, Gainesville
Estelle Bessie Reid, age 75 of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, February 14, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical center following a sudden illness.Funeral services are scheduled for ...
James D. Sanders, 84, Gainesville
James D. Sanders, age 84 of Turtleback Road, Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, February 14, 2010 at his residence. Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, Febru ...
Jeanette Atkins Reed, 70, Oakwood
Funeral services will be held on at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 16, 2010 at Oakwood First United Methodist Church for Jeanette Atkins Reed, 70 of Oakwood. The Rev. Glen Parish a ...


Freddie Phillips, 78, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Freddie Ralph Phillips, age 78, of Jefferson, who passed away on Sunday, February 14, 2010. Mr. Phillips, born in Jefferson, was a so ...
Geraldine M. Owensby, 87, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Geraldine M. Owensby age 87 of Commerce who died Saturday Feb. 13, 2010. Survivors include a son Steven Owensby of Fayetteville, Ga. 2 dau ...
Lester Randall Porter, 69, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Rev. Lester Randall Porter, 69 of Commerce who died Saturday at the Athens Regional Medical Center after an extended illness. Born in Clar ...


Donald Raymond Sircy, 73, Dahlonega
Donald Raymond Sircy, born in Nashville, Tennessee on November 27, 1936, lost his courageous battle with COPD on Thursday February 11, 2010 in Dahlonega, Georgia.His wife Barbara H ...
Velma Fae Fitts, 84, Dahlonega
Velma Fae Fitts, age 84, of Dahlonega, Ga. died February 14, 2010.Velma was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. She was a member of Dahlonega Church of God of Prophecy.She was p ...


Bertha M Pollier, 89, Cleveland
Mrs. Bertha M Pollier, age 89, of Cleveland, passed away following a period of declining health. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Alexander Funera ...
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.