Local Obits for Tue. May 3rd, 2011
Bonnie McKnight, age 79, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2011.Funeral services will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 6, 2011, at Whitfield Funeral Home, Nor ...
Mrs. Dorothy Mae Brown, age 83, of Murrayville, GA. Lumpkin, County, died May 3, 2011.Mrs. Brown was the daughter of the late Young Abercrombie and Martha Sullens Abercrombie.She w ...
Edna McGinnes Fryer, age 92, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2011, at a local private care facility. Mrs. Fryer was born on July 27, 1918, in Big R ...
Geraldine Hardy Justice age 86, of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, May 03, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in Cornelia, GA on March 11, 1925, she was the daughter o ...
Royce Junior Adkins, 81, of Maysville, GA went to be with the Lord on May 3, 2011. Born in Lawrenceburg, TN he was the son of the late Elbert and Edith Adkins. His son, Roger Adk ...
Mr. Eddie Roy Haggard, age 64 of Royston died Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at his residence. Mr. Haggard was born in Commerce to the late, Sammy and Reecie Ann Allen Haggard. Mr. Haggard ...
Mary Katherine Daniels age 52 of Braselton, passed away Tuesday, May 3, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfun ...
Betty Ann Anglin, age 82 of Dahlonega, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at her residence following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, May 6, 2011 at ...
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.