Local Obits for Fri. Oct 17th, 2014
Regan Cochran, age 57, of Homer, Georgia passed away on Friday, October 17, 2014.Mr. Cochran was born on June 6, 1957 in Toccoa, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his father, J ...
William J. Pugh, 67, of Andrews, NC, formerly of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, October 17th, 2014. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church and attended Old Fashioned Bapt ...
Terry James Pass, age 55, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Friday, October 17, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father, Harold James Pass. He is survived by his wife of thirte ...
Mr. Jimmy Jasper Hatcher,77 of Gainesville died Friday October 17, 2014 at his residence.Mr. Hatcher, a lifelong resident of Hall County was the son of the late O.L. and Adell Unde ...
Mrs. Willie Mae Yearwood Crump, age 82 of 1471 E. Tugalo Street, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, October 17, 2014 at the Mountain Lakes Medical Center in Clayton, GA. Daughter of t ...
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.