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Local Obits for Mon. Oct 22nd, 2012

Dawson

Kristina Martin, 33, Dawsonville
Kristina Martin, 33, of Dawsonville passed away Monday October 22, 2012.Born June 26, 1979 in Manchester, GA, she had lived in Dawson County for the past 4 months having moved from ...

Forsyth

Marilyn Porter, 65, Cumming
Marilyn Porter, 65, died October 22, 2012 at her home in Cumming, Georgia. Marilyn was born on November 29, 1946 in Shreveport, Louisiana. Marilyn taught elementary school for 30 y ...

Gwinnett

Ruby Cofer Buice, 91, Buford
Mrs. Ruby Cofer Buice, age 91, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, October 22, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husbands, James Henry Cofer and Cavard Buice; and son, James ...

Jackson

Aaron Leon Appling, 89, Commerce
Mr. Aaron Leon Appling age 89 of Commerce died Monday, October 22, 2012 at his residence.Mr. Appling was born in Alpharetta to the late, Lonnie R. and Bertie Lee Bruce Appling. Mr ...

Other

John Knox Martin, 70, Royston
John Knox Martin, 70, of the Cromer's Mill Community, passed away Monday morning October 22, 2012. Born February 25, 1942, in Franklin County, he was the son of the late Garla ...
Nicolina Dorlores "Nellie" Sanfilippo, 94, of Marietta, GA died on October 22, 2012. Born in New York City, she was the daughter of the late Salvatore and Giovannia Pero ...

White

Jack Hugh Chesney, 84, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Jack Hugh Chesney, age 84 of Oakwood. Mr. Chesney passed away Monday October 22, 2012. A Memorial Mass is scheduled f ...
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.