Local Obits for Mon. Jul 28th, 2014
Earl R. Lovell, age 81, of Clarkesville, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014, at his residence.Born in Rabun County on April 20, 1933, he was a son of the late John Lovell, Jr. and B ...
Faye Maxine Kesler, 63, of Gainesville passed away on July 27, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, J ...
John Marion, age 82, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on July 28, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. Memorial Services will ...
Mrs. Ethel Tate Grizzle, age 88, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Monday, July 28, 2014.Ethel was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County, and a member of Cavender Creek Baptist Church. ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Helen Mclendon Winkler, age 70 of Cleveland. Mrs. Winkler passed away Monday, July 28, 2014Helen was born in State ...
Ricky Blackburn, age 55 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 at his residence. Ricky lost his battle with cancer. He was a fighter and a hero to his family and friends ...
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.