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Local Obits for Fri. Mar 20th, 2015


Gold W. Martin, 61, Dawsonville
Gold W. Martin, age 61, of Dawsonville, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, March 20, 2015. He is survived by his wife of twenty-six years, Bettie McDaniel Martin, ...


Alonzo Judge Wade, 87, Alto
Alonzo Judge Wade, age 87, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Friday, March 20, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Mr. Wade was born on May 26, 1927 in Banks County, Georgia to ...
Lucille Davis Martin, 68, Demorest
Lucille "Lucy" Davis Martin, age 68, of Demorest, passed away on Friday, March 20, 2015.Born on August 6, 1946, in Demorest, Georgia, she was a daughter of the late Nor ...


Alton Hamp Wiley, 73, Gainesville
Alton Hamp Wiley, 73, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, March 20, 2015 at Oaks of Limestone following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Ma ...
Doris McCumber, 93, Gainesville
Doris McCumber, 93, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, March 20, 2015 at her residence. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at the Chu ...
Dorothy (Doty) Evelyn Stiehr Lueptow, age 87 of Oakwood, passed away Friday, March 20, 2015 at her residence. Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, March 26, 2015 a ...
Douglas E. Smith, 78, Gainesville
Douglas E. Smith, age 78, a lifelong resident of Gainesville GA, passed away peacefully on March 20, 2015.He was born on March 7, 1937 in Gainesville, GA to parents Emerson E. &quo ...
George M. "Buddy" Buntyn, Jr., age 86 of Hoschton, GA died Friday, March 20, 2015. A Graveside Service will be held Sunday, March 22, 2015 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Mem ...
Nath T. Hayes, 81, Gainesville
Nath T. Hayes, 81, of Gainesville, died Friday, March 20, 2015, after a short illness. He was at home surrounded by his family at the time. Nath was born March 31, 1933, in Atlant ...


Virginia Mae Field, 92, Commerce
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Virginia Mae Field, age 92 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, March 20, 2015. Mrs. Field was born in Gray, Maine, th ...


Grovie Mae Warren, 89, Suches
Grovie Mae Warren, age 89, of Suches, GA passed away Friday, March 20, 2015 following an extended illness. Grovie was a lifelong resident of Suches, GA and a homemaker who raised ...


Charles Len Cleveland, 72, Cleveland
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Friday March 27, 2015 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Charles Len Cleveland age 71 of Cleveland. The Rev. Scott Brown will offic ...
John H. Allen, 85, Cleveland
John H. Allen, age 85 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, March 20, 2015. Mr. Allen was born in Atlanta, GA on May 23, 1929 to the late John Sr. and Zola McCarey Allen. He served h ...
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.