Local Obits for Thu. Apr 1st, 2010
Lt. Col. Herbert W. Moore, USAF Retired, age 91, formerly of Upper Arlington, died Thursday, April 1, 2010 at his son's residence in Cumming. He retired from the U.S. Air Forc ...
Mrs. Ola Belle Davis, age 93, of Forsyth County, passed away Thursday, April 1, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Davis; grandson, James M. O'Dowd; sisters, ...
Mr. Theodore Milton Meznar, 76, died Thursday, April 1, 2010. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio on January 30, 1934 to Michael & Catherine Meznar. He was preceded in death by his ...
Christine Tench Hughes, age 72 of Demorest, passed on Thursday, April 1, 2010, at her residence following an extended illness. Born in Habersham County on April 4, 1937, she was ...
G P Jackson McCollum, age 87, of Clarkesville passed away on Thursday, April 1, 2010, following a sudden illness.Mr. McCollum was born on September 12, 1922 in Clarkesvilleto the l ...
Strickland Funeral Home announces the death of, Ethel Lois Powers Gearin, age 83, of Clermont. Mrs. Gearin passed away Thursday, April 1, 20l0 at her residence. Lois was born in Wh ...
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.