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Local Obits for Thu. Aug 2nd, 2012


James N. Kirkland, 83, Clarkesville
Hillside Memorial Chapel announces the death of James N. Kirkland, age 83, of Clarkesville.Mr. Kirkland died Thursday, August 2, 2012 following an extended illness.Those wishing ma ...
Jobe Hart, 15, Clarkesville
Jobe Phillip Hart, age 15 of Clarkesville, passed away Thursday, August 2, 2012. Born in Habersham County on June 07, 1997 he was the son of Amy Kosmider of Clarkesville and Josh H ...


Lizzie "Odell" Mozelle Strickland Gaton age 94 of Gainesville passed away Thursday, August 2, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness. Mrs. Gaton was born Jun ...
Mrs. Norma Lee "Nana Suz" Chastain, age 73 of Lula, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 02, 2012 at the Habersham Medical Center. Born in Johnson City, Tennessee on J ...
With his loving family gathered round him Samuel Julius Threadgill Jr (Sammy) died Thursday August 2, 2012 after an extended battle with cancer. He, an Atlanta native, grew up in T ...


Lisa Williams Hood, 45, Dahlonega
Mrs. Lisa Williams Hood, age 45, of Dahlonega died Aug. 2 at her home.Lisa was a Forsyth County native who had lived in Lumpkin County for the past nine years. She was a member of ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Barbara Ellen Saye McLeroy, age 72, of Athens, GA, who passed away on Thursday, August 2, 2012, after an extended illness. Mrs. McLer ...
Lois Swafford Chumley, 86, Marble Hill
Lois Swafford Chumley, 86, of Marble Hill passed away Thursday August 2, 2012 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a short illness.Born August 13, 1925 in Dawson County to the l ...


Billie Lee Page, 73, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home announces the death of Billie Page age 73 of Cleveland.Page passed away August 2, 2012 at The Oaks at Scenic View following an extended illness. He was a retir ...
Billy Lee Page, 72, Cleveland
Billy Lee Page, age 72, of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, August 2, 2012, at The Oaks at Scenic View. Mr. Page was born December 14, 1939, in Kosciusko, MS to the late Willie Ode ...
William Lyndol Dorsey, 65, Cleveland
Mr. Bill went home to his God on Thursday, August 02, 2012, peacefully surrounded by his loving family. Survived by his loving wife, Barbara and his children, Rodney and Shanna Tho ...
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.