Local Obits for Tue. Jun 19th, 2012
Ollie Edwin "Ed" Lowe, Jr., 67 of Alpharetta, GA passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at Embracing Hospice, Cumming, GA. A private family service will be held at a later d ...
Mary Jo Walters, age 91 of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, William G. Walters.The body was cremated and a private family mem ...
Rudolph Jessie Wood, age 73 of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2012. He loved gardening, tractors, his antique 1955 Ford car and his family. He was preceded in death by his ...
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at the Lanier Village Chapel for John D. "Jack" Ryan, 91, of Gainesville, GA. Father Frank Richardson wi ...
Harold Lloyd Farr, Jr., age 69 of Braselton, passed away on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are sche ...
Harold Loyd Farr Sr. age 69 of Braselton, Ga passed away on Tuesday June 19, 2012. Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date by Memorial Park Funeral Home. Memorial Pa ...
Christine C. Borders, age 82 of Decatur, passed away on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at Emory University Hospital following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday ...
Ezra Lee Garner, age 76 of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at his residence. Born in White County on March 25, 193, he was a son of the late Ernest and Lessie Dalton ...
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.