Local Obits for Sun. Oct 30th, 2011
Mary Estelle Ray Carlisle, age 71 of Winder, passed away on Sunday, October 30, 2011 at St. Mary's Hospital following a brief illness.Born November 1, 1939 in Duluth, Georgia, ...
David Arthur Lawrence, 55, of Dawsonville, GA passed away Sunday October 30, 2011 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a sudden illness.A resident of Dawsonville for the past 6 ...
Joyce Manley Sosebee, age 62 of Clarkesville, passed away Sunday, October 30, 2011, at Habersham Medical Center. Born in White County on June 5, 1949, she was the daughter of the l ...
Ellen Odegaard passed away peacefully at home on September 21, 2011 after suffering from Alzheimers for many years. Ellen was committed to community service in Gainesville and to m ...
Mr. Hoyt Craig Gibson, age 74, of Flowery Branch passed away October 30, 2011.No services will be held at this time.Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery B ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Douglas R. Minish, 73, of Athens who passed away at the University Nursing and Rehab Center in Athens on Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011.B ...
John David Oliver, Jr., resident of Cleveland, GA. and Ft. Lauderdale, Fl., passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 30, 2011 in Gainesville, GA. John was born on April 11, 1938 ...
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.