Local Obits for Mon. May 23rd, 2011
Lillian Wright Hood, age 81 of Gainesville, died Monday, May 23, 2011. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 12noon at the St. John Baptist Church, Gainesville. P ...
Mr. Nebiyou Menker "Jim" Girma, age 46, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, May 23, 2011, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Jim was born on November 14, 196 ...
Nellie Matney Dills, age 75 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2011 following a brief battle with leukemia. Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, May 25, 20 ...
Terry Shannon Helms, age 38, of Braselton GA passed away Saturday, May 21, 2011.Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 2:00 pm at Memorial Park South Chapel. Ento ...
Graveside Services are scheduled for 3:00p.m. Wednesday May 25, in Memorial Park Cemetery for Mr. William Wiley Water, age 82 of Gainesville. The Rev. Don Underwood will officiate. ...
Yolanda Goodwin, age 35, of Gainesville, Ga died Sunday, May 22, 2011. Arrangements entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson, Gainesville, 770-536-3251
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Edward Black age 73, of Jefferson, who passed away on Monday, May 23, 2011. Mr. Black was born in Pendergrass, GA, a son to the ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Kory Thomas Potts, 23, of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away Sunday May 22, 2011, at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, af ...
Mrs. Eunice Gowan Phillips, age 83, of Dahlonega, Ga. died May 22, 2011. Memorial services are scheduled for 11am Saturday May 28th, 2011 at Banister Funeral Home Chapel in Dahlon ...
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.