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Local Obits for Thu. Sep 6th, 2012


Timothy Lee Fortenberry, 58, Gainesville
Timothy Lee Fortenberry, age 58 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, September 6, 2012 at Gateway Healthcare & Rehab, Cleveland, following an extended illness. ...
Eddie Swansey, 51, Flowery Branch
Eddie Swansey, 51 of Flowery Branch died Thursday September 6, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Eddie was employed at Wrigley' ...
Ruth Katherine Coker, 85, Oakwood
Ruby Katherine Coker, age 85 of Oakwood, passed away on Thursday, September 6, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral ...


Mr. Henry Johnson Brown, Jr., "Papa Brown" age 82, of Toccoa, died Thursday, September 6, 2012 at his home. Born June 18, 1930 in Toccoa, he was a son of the late Henry J ...
Lillie Mae Green, co-founder of Green's Grocery, dies at 99
The woman who founded and ran Green's Grocery with her husband in 1950 died Thursday.
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.