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Local Obits for Sat. Jun 29th, 2013


Gayle Rice Martin, 59, Dawsonville
Mrs. Gayle Rice Martin, age 59, of Dawsonville, GA, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Northeast GA Medical Center in Gainesville, GA following a short illness.Mrs. Martin was ...


Billy Joe Smith, 80, Cumming
Billy Joe Smith, age 80, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013. He was a Veteran of the United States Air Force.A private service was held for Mr. Smith. Ingram Funeral H ...


Willburn Bradford Keeton, Jr., age 95, of Sugar Hill passed away June 29, 2013. Funeral services will be held Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 3:00 PM at Johns Creek Baptist Church Chapel. ...


James Truett Nicholson, 78, Demorest
Funeral services for James Truett Nicholson, age 78, of Demorest will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, June 30, 2013 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Austin Kelley and Rev. Ant ...
Kathleen "Katie" Wood Gragg, 88, Batesville Community
Funeral services for Kathleen "Katie" Wood Gragg, age 88 of the Batesville Community, Clarkesville will be held on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 11:00 AM from the Providence B ...
Martha Sarah Harris Ferguson, age 82, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2013, following an extended illness. Mrs. Ferguson was born in Clarkesville, Georgia on ...


Clifford Jack Turner, 83, Gainesville
Clifford Jack Turner, age 83 of Gainesville, passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Bell Minor Home following an extended illness. Funeral services are schedul ...
Harry Lee Chinn, Jr., Flowery Branch
Harry Lee Chinn, Jr., of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013. Harry was a member of Flowery Branch Church of God for 4 years. He served in the National Guard for 1 ...
Maggie Louise Hodges, 65, Gainesville
Maggie Louise Hodges, age 65 of Gainesville, GA passed away on June 29, 2013. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, June 3, 2013 at The New Gainesville Seventh Day Adventist ...
Theresa Catherine Honkus, 81, Gainesville
Ms. Theresa Catherine Honkus, age 81, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013 at New Horizons of Limestone. A private Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Mrs. ...


Cassandra Ann Carey, 30, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Cassandra Ann Carey, 30, of Commerce who passed away on Saturday. Born in Athens, she was the daughter of Kimberly Carol Fitzpat ...
John Wilton Johnson, 73, Maysville
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Mr. John Wilton Johnson 73 of Maysville who died Saturday June 29,2013. Survivors include his mother Effie Mae Ferrell Johnson of Jacksonv ...
Lois Howington King, 93, Commerce
Mrs. Lois Howington King, a loving mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, age 93, of Commerce, GA went to heaven on Saturday, June 29, 2013 at her residence and was very much lov ...


Joseph Hayward "Heavy" Beck, age 79, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013 at his home following a short illness.Hayward was a native and lifelong reside ...
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.