Local Obits for Thu. Sep 29th, 2011
Funeral services for Harold A. Gosnell, age 79, of Clarkesville will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, October 1, 2011 from Unity Baptist Church. Rev. Wesley Purcell and Rev. Marty Kil ...
Watt Brady, age 86, of Demorest, passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2011.Mr. Brady was born in Habersham County, Georgia on November 28, 1924; he was the son of the late Claude W ...
George Mintz, age 77 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Marguerite Lucile Cunningham Eaton died Thursday, September 29, 2011 at Lanier Village Estates; Gainesville, GA. Born in Mobile, Alabama, September 8, 1923, Lucile attended the Vi ...
Nelson Scott Lancaster, age 18, of Lula, passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2011 suddenly at a residence of a friend.Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, October 2, 2011 ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Chad Archer, age 36, of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2011 after a brief illness. Chad was born in Atlanta, G ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Nell Gunter Bradshaw Townsend, age 83, of Maysville, who passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2011.Mrs. Townsend was born in Elbert ...
Hazel Castleberry, 70, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday September 29, 2011 at her residence following a sudden illness.Born November 11, 1940 to the late J. W. and Mary Helton, sh ...
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.