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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jan 16th, 2013

Forsyth

Michael Anglin, 54, Cumming
Michael Anglin, age 54 of Cumming, passed away, Wednesday, January 16, 2013. He was preceded in death by his father, Oscar Anglin; brothers, Tony Anglin and Ronald Anglin. Survivo ...

Hall

Mary Eugenia 'Jean' Meeks, 84, Gainesville
Mary Eugenia (Jean) Meeks, 84, a pioneer in social work and mental health, passed away on January 16. She is a lifelong resident of Gainesville.Graveside services will be held at 1 ...
Reverend Boyd Ervin, 83, Gainesville
Reverend Boyd Ervin, age 83, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at his residence.A memorial service is scheduled for 11:00 am Saturday, January 19, 201 ...
Richard Lamar Thomas, 67, Gainesville
Mr. Richard Lamar Thomas age 67 of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday January 16, 2013 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are schedule ...

Jackson

Rosie Lee Wallace, 73, Braselton
Rosie Lee Wallace, age 73, of Braselton passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2013. She is survived by her sons Bobby Joe Barnes of Braselton, Jacky Wayne Barnes of Braselton; daught ...

Lumpkin

Janet Sue Dixon Holloway Woodward, age 77, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2013 following an extended illness.Janet was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County, ...

Other

Franklin "Frank" Wayne McConnell, Sr., age 83 of Colbert, GA, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at the Bell Minor Nursing Home.Graveside services are scheduled for Mo ...

Stephens

John A. Anderson, 77, Eastanollee
John A. Anderson, age 77, of Eastanollee, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at Stephens County Hospital. Mr. Anderson was born on January 5, 1936, in Habersham C ...

White

Donald Ray Simmons, 75, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of retired United States Navy Veteran C.P.O., Donald Ray Simmons. Mr. Simmons went to his heavenly home on January 16, 2012 ...
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.