Local Obits for Fri. Dec 12th, 2014
Mr. James G. Jacob, formerly of Gainesville, passed away on Friday December 12, 2014 at his home in Buford.He is survived by his wife Lynn Jacob, son Andrew Jacob and daughter Ansl ...
James Gregory Villanueva, age 76, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, December 12, 2014. He is survived by his wife of fifty-one years, Carolyn J. Villanueva, Buford, GA; children ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Kathryn JoAnne White Blackburn, age 44, of Commerce who passed away on Friday December 12th, 2014. She was the daughter of Ralph ...
Anastasia "Annie" Hanlin, age 86, Braselton, GA formerly of Altoona, PA went home to be with God, family and friends on December 12, 2014 She was ...
Mrs. Mildred Frances Thrasher McCurley, age 95 of 261 Fairview Avenue, Hartwell passed away Friday December 12, 2014 at Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of the late Isom and Mo ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Sunday December 14, 2014 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for James Albert Poole age 63 of Comer, GA. The Rev. David Lewis will offic ...
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.