Friday March 23rd, 2018 6:59AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Feb 9th, 2015


James Harlen Wilson, age 80, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Sunday, February 8, 2015.Mr. Wilson was born on September 16, 1934 in Hall County, Georgia to the late Bill and Mary Lo ...


Brenda Sue Roebuck, 56, Dawsonville
Brenda Sue Roebuck, age 56 of Dawsonville, passed away on Monday, February 9, 2015. She was preceded in death by her parents, Melvin "Doc" and Joyce Swanson; son, Jer ...
Clinton Chumbley, 71, Dawsonville
Clinton Chumbley, 71, of Dawsonville passed away Monday February 9, 2015.Born April 15, 1943 to the late Odum and Jethel Chumbley, he was a lifelong resident of Dawson County. Cli ...


Eleanor R. Minton, 82, Cumming
Eleanor R. Minton, age 82 of Cumming, passed away on Monday, February 9, 2015. She was of the Baptist faith and a member of Midway Community Church. Survivors include her childre ...


Debra Ann Hain, 54, Cornelia
Debra Ann Hain, 54, of Cornelia passed away on Monday, February 9, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a battle with Hodgkins Lymphoma. Memorial Servi ...
Elsie Paula Simmons, 94, Clarkesville
Mrs. Elsie Paula Simmons, age 94 of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away peacefully on February 6, 2015. Mrs. Simmons was born February 1, 1921, in Plantiz, Germany.Surviving sons an ...


Julia Kemp, 83, Gainesville
Julia Kemp, 83, of Gainesville, passed away Monday, February 9, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 in the chapel of Little & Daven ...
Mattie Ruth Campbell Carder, 89, Gainesville
Mattie Ruth Campbell Carder, 89, of Gainesville, passed away Monday, February 9, 2015 following a period of declining health. Born on January 1, 1926, in Homer, GA, she had lived i ...


Barbara Alice Dale, 75, Commerce
Mrs.Barbara Alice Dale, age 75, of Commerce, GA died Monday, February 09, 2015 at Pruitt Health Athens Heritage. Mrs. Dale was born in Maysville to the late Tom and Alice Brown V ...


Victoria Jean Pastore, 65, Alpharetta
Victoria Jean Pastore, 65, of Alpharetta, GA died on February 9, 2015. Born in Washington, DC on March 14, 1949, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Gladys Luton. Her bel ...


Tammy Elliott Cain, 48, Savannah, formerly Cleveland
Tammy Elliott Cain, age 48 of Savannah formerly of Cleveland, passed away Monday, February 09, 2015. Tammy was born September 8, 1966 in Riverton, WY to Farrell and Geneva Thomas E ...
Lillie Mae Green, co-founder of Green's Grocery, dies at 99
The woman who founded and ran Green's Grocery with her husband in 1950 died Thursday.
A life: Hawking defied ALS to become pre-eminent physicist
Word by painstaking word, Stephen Hawking produced a masterwork of popular science that outlined his vision of time, the universe and humanity's place within it
William Henry Trotter Bush was brother, uncle of presidents
William Henry Trotter Bush, a wealthy investor and the brother and uncle of presidents, has died
Former Hall County Juvenile Court judge David Fox dies at age 70
David Fox, a longtime Gainesville attorney and a former Hall County Juvenile Court judge, died unexpectedly Monday.
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.