Local Obits for Tue. May 31st, 2011
Mr. Roland Douglas Hill, age 77 of Homer died Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at Northridge Medical Center. Mr. Hill was born in Banks County to the late, John C. and Ethel Gillespie Hill S ...
Patricia G. Pizzeck passed away Monday, May 30, 2011 at the age of 77. Mrs. Pizzeck was a resident of Cumming, GA since leaving her hometown of New Orleans after Katrina. Although ...
Ronald James "Ronnie" Allen, age 56, of Demorest, passed away Monday, May 30, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in Habersham County on May 6, 1955, he was the ...
Barbara Sue Herrington Pirkle, 59, of Gainesville, passed away peacefully May 31, 2011, surrounded by her loving family. She was born September 5, 1951 in Gainesville, Georgia. Bar ...
Barbara Sue Pirkle, age 59 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at her residence following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, June 2, ...
Little & Davenport Funeral Home announces the death of Ruby Lee Meadows, 60, who passed away May 31, 2011. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, June 3, 2011 at Li ...
Ray Paul Koehn, Sr., suddenly passed away from this earth on May 27, 2011 as a result of a traffic accident. Ray was born on June 4, 1934 in Nashville, TN. During his early years ...
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.