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Local Obits for Wed. May 28th, 2014

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Jeannie Diana Bradshaw, age 32, of Winder, GA, passed away Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was survived by her significant other Garcia "Cowboy" Flores of Winder; mother Ma ...

Hall

Eston Wycliff (Wyc) Orr Sr., 67, Gainesville
Eston Wycliffe ("Wyc") Orr, Sr., 67, died Wednesday, May 28, 2014, in Atlanta, Georgia. Wyc was born in Tifton, Georgia the son of Emogene Gaskins Orr and John Hughes Orr ...
Hazel Smith, 64, Gainesville
Ms. Hazel Smith, age 64, of Gainesville, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an unexpected sudden illness. ...
Pauline Cara Lawrence, 92, Gainesville
Mrs. Pauline Lawrence, 92, of Gainesville, died May 28, 2014. Mrs. Lawrence was born on July 14, 1921 in Seneca, SC. While working at a radio manufacturing company, she met her fu ...

Lumpkin

Annie Jo Tant Turner, 70, Dahlonega
Annie Jo Tant Turner, age 70, of Dahlonega, GA died Wednesday, May 28, 2014 following an extended illness.Annie Jo had lived in Lumpkin County for 16 years after moving here from R ...
Christy Leigh Ward Atwell, 41, Dahlonega
Christy Leigh Ward Atwell, age 41, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at Northeast GA Medical Center in Gainesville, GA. She was born in Atlanta, GA, and had been ...
Dennis Brent Hanson, 74, Dahlonega
Dennis Brent Hanson age 74 of Dahlonega(September 27, 1939 - May 28, 2014) Memorial Service will be held on Saturday June 7th, at 11 am at Deer Creek Shores in Cumming, GA Arrange ...
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.