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Local Obits for Fri. Aug 8th, 2014

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Christopher Scott Bishop I, age 56 of Winder passed away Friday, August 8, 2014. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, ...

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Brenda Sue Swafford, 64, Cumming
Brenda Sue Swafford, age 64 of Cumming, passed away Friday, August 8, 2014. Survivors include her children, Joey Swafford of Cumming, Billy Joe Swafford, Jr. of Cumming, Melinda S ...
Laurie Maxwell Gowen, 49, Cumming
Laurie Maxwell Gowen of Cumming, Georgia, passed away on Friday, August 8, 2014 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Atlanta. Laurie's heart failed after a 12 year struggle ...
Richard Douglas (Doug) Vaughan, 76, a lifelong resident of Forsyth County, died on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 and entered heaven with a healed body, perfect vision, a renewed sense of ...
Roy Andrew Douglas, 66, Cumming
Roy Andrew Douglas, 66, of Cumming, GA passed away on August 8, 2014. Born in Alpharetta, GA he was the son of the late William and Lily Mae Douglas.He is survived by his wife, Ma ...

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Linda Bagwell Lynn, 67, Sugar Hill
Linda Bagwell Lynn, age 67, of Sugar Hill passed away on Friday, August 8, 2014. She was preceded in death by her father, Woodrow Bagwell; sister, Donnis Bagwell Terry; and stepson ...

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Christine Masters Johnson, age 68, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Friday, August 8, 2014 following an extended illness.Mrs. Johnson was born on December 12, 1945 in Conyers, Geor ...

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Grace L Soucie, 87, Gainesville
Mrs. Grace L Soucie, 87, of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, August 8, 2014. Complete arrangements will be announced later.Little & Davenport Funeral Home, 355 Dawsonville H ...
Katy Grizzle Morris, 42, Harrison
Ms. Katy Grizzle Morris, age 42, of Harrison suddenly passed away Friday, August 8, 2014. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 12, 2014 from the Chapel of Memorial P ...
Norman F. Reed, Sr, 81, Flowery Branch
Mr. Norman F. Reed, Sr., age 81, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, August 8, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be 1 ...

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Willie Lou Knight, 92, Winder
Willie Lou Knight, age 92, of Winder passed away Friday, August 8, 2014. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0 ...

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Madgie Illene Donaldson, 70, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Madgie Illene Donaldson, age 70 of Cleveland. Mrs. Donaldson passed away Friday, August 8, 2014.Funeral services a ...
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.