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Local Obits for Thu. Mar 19th, 2015

Forsyth

David Shortnacy of Forsyth County, GA, age 75, passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2015. He is preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Lillian Shortnacy, his two sisters, Malvi ...

Gwinnett

Mr. Matthew "Scott" Coleman, age 59, of Lilburn, GA passed away March 3, 2015. Although he was born in Minneapolis, MN, he grew up and spent much of his life in Chamblee ...

Habersham

Mary McClellan Carmichael, 86, Clarkesville
Mary McClellan Carmichael, age 86 of Clarkesville, passed away March 19, 2015. Born in Wauchula, Florida on October 20, 1928, she was a daughter of the late Moses Lamb McClellan an ...

Hall

Betty Jo Cagle Roper, 76, Gainesville
Betty Jo Cagle Roper, 76, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Pasco Regional Medical Center in Dade City, FL following an extended illness.Funeral services wil ...
Grace Jarrett, 96, Gainesville
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Saturday March 21, 2015 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Grace Jarrett age 96 of Gainesville. The Rev. Randall Popham will offici ...
Randall Chadwick 'Chad' Evans, 36, Flowery Branch
Mr. Randall Chadwick "Chad" Evans of Flowery Branch, passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. ...

Lumpkin

Barbara Sue Grizzle, 77, Dahlonega
Barbara Sue Grizzle, age 77, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Thursday, March 19, 2015.She was born and raised in Suches, GA where she graduated from Woody Gap High School, and spent m ...

Other

Mary Joyce Patrick McElreath, 70, Danielsville
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Mary Joyce Patrick McElreath, age 70, of Danielsville, who passed away on Thursday March 19th, 2015. She was the daughter of the ...

White

Frances Thompson, 77, Cleveland
Frances Thompson, age 77 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, March 19, 2015 at Friendship Health and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Thompson was born January 15, 1938 in Cleveland to ...
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.