Local Obits for Fri. Feb 7th, 2014
Charles David Hollis, age 38 of Homer, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Athens Regional Hospital following a sudden illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, F ...
Kim Reith Martiny, 74, of Cumming, GA passed away on Friday, February 7, 2014 at Embracing Hospice, Cumming, GA. He was born in Neenah, WI to the late Keith and Marion Martiny. H ...
Mary H. McCarthy, age 92 of Dacula, GA died Friday, February 7, 2014. Mrs. McCarthy has been cremated and no service is planned at this time. Mary was preceded in death by her Hus ...
Mr. Henry Rudolph Kidd, age 83, of Gainesville passed away Friday, February 7, 2014 at his residence, following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be 3:00 p.m., Sunday, Fe ...
Mr. John Gary Miller, 44 of Gainesville died Friday February 7, 2014 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.A lifelong resident of Hall County, Gary worked at Oakwood Tire and was ...
Ralph Cecil Barrett age 78 of Gainesville passed away Friday February 7, 2014. Arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home of Gainesville.
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday February 10, 2014 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Ralph Cecil Barrett age 78 of Gainesville formerly of Braselton. Th ...
Mrs. Evelyn Christine Phillips, age 85 of Commerce died Friday, February 7, 2014 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Phillips was born in Atlanta, GA to the late, Jesse and Cla ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Joe Bob Stinson, age 81, of Commerce, who passed away on Friday February 7th, 2014. He was the son of the late Tom Stinson and 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.