Local Obits for Sun. Aug 14th, 2011
Julia Ann (Judy) Wheeler Chadwick, age 62, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, August 13, 2011 after an extended illness. She was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church. Judy worke ...
Memorial services are scheduled for 11:00 AM Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at Grace Episcopal Church for David Andrew Rankin Jr., 90, of Lanier Village Estates, Gainesville. The famil ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Jesse "Junior" Smith, age 71, of Jefferson, who passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2011 at University Nursing and Rehabilitat ...
Mr. Claudio Chamorro, age 31, of Dahlonega, Ga. died August 14, 2011.Claudio was the owner of CC Electric in Dahlonega. He was a graduate of Lumpkin county High School and Lanier T ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Alice Reid, age 74 of Cleveland. Mrs. Reid passed away Sunday, August 14, 2011 at her residence.Funeral services are ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Fred Jones, age 76 of Cleveland. Mr. Jones passed away Sunday, August 14, 2011 at his residence following an extended ill ...
Joe Turpin, age 80 of Cleveland, passed away August 14, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Turpin was born May 8, 1931 in Banks County the late Emory and Mattie Hightowe ...
Mr. Richard E. Black Sr. age 87 of Cleveland passed away Sunday, August 14, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness. Mr. Richard Black was born November 15, 1923 in Atl ...
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.