Local Obits for Wed. Apr 24th, 2013
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Doris Evelyn Holman Eidson, age 84, of Winder, GA, who passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2013. Mrs. Eidson was born in Oakwood, GA, ...
Karen Jean Hall, age 54, of Bethlehem passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2013. Karen loved to read, she enjoyed the beach and the mountains. Her family and grandchildren were the l ...
Elizabeth D. "Libby" Johnson, 70, of Cumming, GA went to be with the Lord on April 24, 2013. Born in Alpharetta, GA she was the daughter of the late William and Ethel Do ...
Kathy Renee' Alig, age 47, of Forsyth County, passed away Monday, April 22, 2013. She loved gardening, fishing, and cooking for her extended family. Survivors include her belo ...
Mr. Gary Galavitz, age 50, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Marion F. Galavitz; and brother Donald ...
Kathryn R. Brooks, "Kitty" 87, died on April 24, 2013 after a lengthy illness. Born in Highland City, FL to Susie and George W. Riddle on December 8, 1925, she grew up in ...
Mr. Ernest Briseno Hernandez, age 77, of Braselton passed away suddenly Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at his residence. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 27, 2013 fr ...
Mr. Lewis William Warren, age 79, of Morganton, GA passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Effie Warren; two brothers; and thr ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Madison County Chapel in Danielsville, announces services for Mrs. Mary Lou Parham Cleghorne, 82, of Colbert who passed away peacefully at her residence and went ...
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.