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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Oct 28th, 2014

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Frances Lovin Beddingfield, age 83, with faith in Christ, passed from this aspect of life on October 28th, 2014. Waiting for Frances' arrival in God's promised eterna ...

Forsyth

Carl Eugene "Gene" Swafford, age 70 of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, October 28, 2014. Mr. Swafford was a U.S. Army veteran and proud receiptant of the Bronze Star for h ...
Elizabeth Little Johnson, born 2/27/1929 in Birmingham, AL, the Matriarch of our family, was called home on Tuesday, October 28. She is predeceased by her parents, Harrell Walton ...

Gwinnett

Karl Meth, 75, Buford
Mr. Karl Meth, age 75, of Buford, GA passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Tuesday, October 28, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father-in-law, J. T. Bui ...
Phoebe Lynn Bowden Wright, 59, Lawrenceville
Phoebe Lynn Bowden Wright, 59 of Lawrenceville, GA died Oct. 28, 2014 after a heroic battle with colon cancer.Phoebe is survived by her husband of thirty two years, Fred Wright, th ...

Hall

Jerry Ray Hamil, 64, Gainesville
Mr. Jerry Ray Hamil age 64 of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at his residence. Graveside services are scheduled for Sunday, November ...

Other

Sophia Lyn Bowles, age 51, of Ila, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 following a series of extended illnesses. Ms. Bowles was born on January 1, 1963 in Orlando, ...
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.