Local Obits for Tue. Apr 3rd, 2012
Mrs. Betty Jean Bidgood Wyatt, age 81, of Auburn, GA, passed away on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 following an extended illness. Formerly of Dublin, GA, Mrs. Wyatt had moved to Auburn, s ...
Mr. Marshall Wayne Capps, age 51, of Winder, Ga. passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2012.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton Ga. 30548, 706-654-0966,www.lawso ...
Ronald Martin Fisher, 68, of Cumming, GA passed away on April 3, 2012. Born in Omaha, NE he was predeceased by his parents, George and Dorothy Fisher, and brother, Dean.Mr. Fisher ...
Birch G. McVay, 88, Retired, U.S. Air Force/Pharmacist/Pecan FarmerBirch G. McVay, a native and former resident of Cochran, Georgia, departed this life on April 3, 2012. He is surv ...
Esta Elliott Russell, age 86 of Oakwood, passed away on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Mr. Harry B. Hipps, age 88, formerly of Florence and Surfside, SC, passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2012 in Gainesville, GA.A Memorial service will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday, April ...
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday April 5, 2012, at Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery for Mr. Henry Clyde Stowers, 83, of Gainesville who passed away on Tuesday, ...
Mrs. Pamela "Pam" "Sister" Sue Sellers Morris Gary, age 47, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, April 03, 2012 at Athens Regional Medical Center. After a long strug ...
Mr. Carl Wayne Vanzura, age 69, of Blairsville, Ga. passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street ,Hoschton Ga. 30548, 706-654-0966,www.l ...
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.