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Local Obits for Sat. Apr 6th, 2013


Malcum RT Bruce, 80, Dawsonville
Malcum RT Bruce, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday April 6, 2013 at his residence following an extended illness. Born July 29, 1932 to the late Lonnie and Pearlie Bruce, he w ...


Wanda Janet Jacobson (Middlebrooks), born February 17, 1938, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on April 6, 2013.Originally from Grosse Pointe ,Michigan, she graduated fro ...


David Edmond Schandel, 74, Lawrenceville
David Edmond Schandel, age 74, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2013. He was born on November 29, 1938 in Alliance, OH. He was the son of Cornelius Michael an ...


Martha Wright Bridges, 94, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Martha Wright Bridges, age 94, of Clarkesville will be held on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 2:00 PM from Hollywood Baptist Church with Pastor Don Samples officati ...
Mollie Elizabeth Roach, 22, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Mollie Elizabeth Roach, age 22, of Clarkesville will be held at 3:00 PM, on Monday, April 8, 2013 from the Hollywood Baptist Church. Pastor Don Samples and Rev ...


Aaron Fraser Pass, 66, Flowery Branch
Aaron Fraser Pass 66 of Flowery Branch Outdoor industry stalwart Aaron Fraser Pass lost his battle with cancer today. Thankfully he left us with traces of his incredible knowledge ...
Clifton Jones Martin, 90, Gainesville
Clifton Jones Martin, age 90 of Gainesville, passed away April 6, 2013 at the Oaks of Limestone following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Monday, April 8, 20 ...
Fred Tillerson, 77, Gainesville
Mr. Fred Tillerson went to join his wife Betty in the heavenly presence of their Lord this past Thursday, April 4, 2013, from his home in Gainesville, and in the earthly presence o ...
George Haspy Elliott, 79, Gainesville
Mr. George Haspy Elliott, 79, of Gainesville, GA, passed away April 6, 2013 following an extended illness. Born in Gainesville, GA on March 15, 1934, he was the son of the late Ch ...
George Monroe Dean, 84, Gillsville
George Monroe Dean, age 84 of Gillsville, passed away Friday, April 5, 2013 in Commerce, GA following an extended illness.Graveside services are scheduled for Monday, April 8, 2013 ...
Harry E. Burkett, Jr.,, 63, Flowery Branch
Mr. Harry E. Burkett, Jr., 63 of Flowery Branch died Saturday April 6, 2013.Born in Augusta, Georgia Mr. Burkett had lived in Hall County for a number of years. He was employed wit ...
Richard Barry Williams, 79, Gainesville
Richard Barry Williams, 79, of Gainesville, Georgia died peacefully in his home April 6, 2013. A native of Atlanta, he graduated from North Fulton High School and received a Bache ...
Rita Faye Angel Evans, age 58 of Lula, passed away Saturday, April 6, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Tues ...


Sammuel Thomas Cooke, 48, Commerce
Mr. Sammuel Thomas Cooke, age 48, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, April 6, 2013 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Cooke was born at Ft. McPherson to the late Philip R. and Sue ...


Donald Gwendell Lamb, 63, Cumming
Donald Gwendell Lamb, age 63 of Cumming, passed away Saturday, April 6, 2013. He was a deacon of Settendown Baptist Church, a loving husband, father, friend and grandpa to many tha ...


Grover Douglas Kent, 70, Ellijay


Leo Herschel Lucas, 86, Cleveland
Leo Herschel Lucas, age 86 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, April 06, 2013 at his residence. Mr. Lucas was born July 30, 1926 in Savannah, GA to the late Leo Henry and Gertrude ...
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.