Local Obits for Sun. Oct 9th, 2011
Ivie Funeral Home Commerce announces services for Mrs. Karen R. Hill 60 of Homer who died Sunday Oct. 9, 2011. Survivors include her husband Mr. Harold Hill of the home, her mothe ...
Carlos Cecil Stapleton, loving husband of Carlotta for 38 years, father of Adam and Carly, grandfather of Emmalise, expectant grandfather of Lillian, and CEO of Georgia Highlands M ...
Kenneth Ernest Gilpin, 87, of Cumming, GA died on October 9, 2011. Born in New Jersey, he was the son of the late James and Jennie Gilpin. He was predeceased by his beloved wife, ...
Marie Land O'Neill, age 90, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 9, 2011. She was a member of Cumming First United Methodist Church and was also the co-owner of Janemarie C ...
Sandi Schreiber, age 69, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 9, 2011. Survivors include her husband of 37 years, Curtis Stephens of Cumming; sons and daughter-in-law, Chris and ...
Bertie (Glover) Skinner, age 76, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 9, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, Weldon Skinner, parents, Jack & Ruby Glover; sister, ...
Buchanan Brietz Marshall, age 29, of Flowery Branch passed away suddenly on Sunday, October 9, 2011. The family will receive friends Wednesday, October 12, 2011 from 6:00 to 8:00 ...
Mrs. Evelyn McDuffie Cronic, 85 of Lula died Sunday, October 9, 2011.Born in the New Bethel Community of Franklin County, Georgia, Mrs. Cronic was the daughter of the late Edgar Za ...
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.