Sunday March 18th, 2018 3:47AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jan 25th, 2012


Jewell Inez Anderson, 88, Demorest
Jewell Inez Anderson, age 88 of Demorest, passed away Wednesday, January 25, 2012, at Habersham Medical Center. Born on June 24, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Jim and Lula ...


Mary Olive Parks, 61, Gainesville
Dr. Mary Olive Parks, age 61, of Gainesville, Ga. died Jan. 25.Dr. Parks was born in Chicago, Illinois. She was employed with the Hall County School system for 33 years. She retir ...
Walter Ralph Pearce, 93, Gainesville
Mr. Walter Ralph Pearce, age 93, passed away January 25, 2012, at Bell Minor Nursing Home, following an extended illness.A Private Memorial Service will be scheduled at a later dat ...


Ernest Calvin Brewster, 59, Dalonega
Mr. Ernest "Calvin" Brewster, Jr., 59 of Dahlonega formerly of Gainesville died Wednesday January 25, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illne ...
Mary Nell Norsworthy, 81, Ocoee, Florida, formerly of Dahlonega
Mary Nell Norsworthy, age 81, of Ocoee, FL, and a former resident of Dahlonega, GA, died January 25, 2012 at her home in Ocoee, FL.Mary was born in Uriah, Alabama May 14, 1930. She ...
A life: Hawking defied ALS to become pre-eminent physicist
Word by painstaking word, Stephen Hawking produced a masterwork of popular science that outlined his vision of time, the universe and humanity's place within it
William Henry Trotter Bush was brother, uncle of presidents
William Henry Trotter Bush, a wealthy investor and the brother and uncle of presidents, has died
Former Hall County Juvenile Court judge David Fox dies at age 70
David Fox, a longtime Gainesville attorney and a former Hall County Juvenile Court judge, died unexpectedly Monday.
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.