Local Obits for Mon. Mar 3rd, 2014
Greg Baker, age 53 of Suwanee GA died March 3rd, 2014 after a two-year battle with brain cancer. Born in Washington D.C., Greg lived most of his life in the Atlanta area. His wife ...
Minnie Mae Wood Hames, age 90, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 2, 2014.Mrs. Hames was born on July 13, 1923 in Habersham County, Georgia; daughter of the late ...
Perrin Coleman Reynolds, Sr. age 91, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, March 3, 2014.Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 am Saturday, March 8, 2014 in the Chapel at ...
Timothy Edward Smith, age 53 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, February 3, 2014 at New Horizons Limestone following an extended illness. Memorial services wi ...
Mrs. Frances M. Parr, age 81, of Danielsville, GA died Monday, March 3, 2014 at her residence. Mrs. Parr was born in Comer to the late Joe Sanford and Katie Bell Fowler Miller. S ...
Mrs. Cleo Pitts Lathan, age 91 of 9 Deer Court Lane, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, March 3, 2014 at the Stephens County Hospital.A daughter of the late Stonewall Jackson and ...
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.