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Local Obits for Mon. Feb 8th, 2010


Cordelia Watson Akins, 94, Athens
Mrs. Cordelia Watson Akins, age 94, of Athens died Monday, February 8, 2010 at Athens Heritage Home. Mrs. Akins was born in Banks County to the late Arthur and Ollie Smith Watson. ...


Frances L. Holbrook, 80, Mt. Airy
Frances Loudermilk Holbrook, age 80 of Mt. Airy, passed away Monday, February 08, 2010, at Habersham County Medical Center following a sudden illness. Born in Habersham County on A ...


Nolan B. Sommer, 90, Gainesville
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Billy Nathaniel Elder, 81, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Billy Nathaniel Elder, age 81, of Jefferson who passed away on Monday, February 8, 2010. Mr. Elder was a son of the late John Billups ...
Virginia Mann Chandler, 82, Commerce
Mrs. Virginia Mann Chandler, age 82, of Commerce died Monday, February 8, 2010 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Chandler was born in Putnam County to the late Roy and Ora B ...


Joanne Tilley, 75, Gainesville
Joanne Tilley, age 75, of Robinhood Trail, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Monday, February 8, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. F ...


Jackson Jerry â, 71, Cleveland
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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.