Local Obits for Wed. Feb 16th, 2011
Ralph Dean Fowler, 73, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday February 15, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a short illness.Born January 15, 1938 in Dawson County, Mr ...
Robert Harvey Newberry, LTC, U. S. Army (retired) died February 16, 2011 at his home in Dawsonville, GA at the age of 91. He was born January 19, 1920 to Carrie and Henry Grady New ...
Glenn Ian Cunningham, 51, of Cumming, GA died on February 16, 2011. Born in Rome, GA he was the son of the late John Cunningham and Betty Cunningham of Cumming, GA. Glenn was als ...
Joseph L Ingram (Marty, Tiny), age 40, of Canton formerly of Ellijay, passed away Tuesday, February 15, 2011. He was a member of Liberty Baptist Church in Ellijay. He was preceded ...
Mrs. Maggie Hartley Carpenter age 85 of Oakwood, passed away Wednesday, February 16, 2011. Maggie was born in Hoschton but lived most of her life in Oakwood. She is preceded in ...
Mrs. Helen Juanita Jones, age 75, of Dahlonega, GA, died Wednesday, February 16, 2011, at her residence with her family at her side. Mrs. Jones was born in Jefferson GA, July 24 ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Edna Mae Jarrard, age 72 of Atlanta, formerly of Cleveland .Mrs. Jarrard passed away Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at ...
Mrs. Gennie Irvin Humphries, age 80 of Demorest, passed away Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at The Oaks at Scenic View following an extended illness. Mrs. Humphries was born on Octob ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mae Bell Smith, age 90 of Cleveland. Mrs. Smith passed away Monday, February 14, 2011 at Friendship Healthcare and Rehab ...
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.