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Local Obits for Sun. Feb 17th, 2013


Ruby Forrester Young, 84, Buford
Mrs. Ruby Forrester Young, age 84, of Buford passed away Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Peachtree Christian Hospice, following a brief illness.Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Wed ...


James (Jimmy) Sumner, 76, Baldwin
Funeral services for James "Jimmy" Sumner, age 76 of Baldwin will be held on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 11:00 AM from the Grace - Calvary Episcopal Church. The Revere ...
Jim H. Goss, 87, Demorest
Jim H. Goss, age 87, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, February 17, 2013, at a private care facility following an extended illness. Mr. Goss was born on May 28, 1925, i ...


Bobbie Joan Barrett Moore, 80, Gainesville and Lula
Bobbie Joan Barrett Moore, age 80 of Gainesville and Lula, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Landmark Hospital, Athens, Georgia fo ...


Henry Edward Brown, 64, Commerce
Mr. Henry Edward Brown, age 64, of Commerce died Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Piedmont Hospital. Mr. Brown was born in Commerce to the late, Henry Edward Brown, Sr. and Kathleen P ...
Katie Ruth King Peek, 90, Commerce
Mrs. Katie Ruth King Peek age 90, of Commerce died Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Northridge Health and Rehab Center. Mrs. Peek was born in Americus, GA to the late, James Howell and ...


Tommy C. King, 69, Dahlonega
Tommy C. King, 69, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday February 17, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.Born March 5, 1943 in Cornelia, Geor ...


Betty Jean Ash Black, 77, Cleveland
Betty Jean Ash Black, 77, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on Sunday, February 17, 2013 from an extended illness. Born on August 7, 1935, she was the epitome o ...
Richard F. Leonard, 81, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home announces the death of Richard F. Leonard, age 81, of Cleveland. Mr. Leonard passed away February 17, 2013 at The Oaks at Scenic View. Arrangements are incompl ...
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.