Tuesday March 20th, 2018 6:08AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jul 13th, 2015


John Ward Morton, 54, Cumming
John Ward Morton, age 54, of Cumming, Georgia, passed away on July 13, 2015 after bravely facing a multitude of serious complications following an ATV accident in 2012. His long ba ...


Marc S. Edwards, 47, Buford
. Marc S. Edwards, age 47, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, July 13, 2015. He was preceded in death by his mother, Paula Vineyard Edwards. He is survived by his father, Don ...
James C. “Smitty” Smith, age 85 of Suwanee, GA passed away peacefully on Monday, July 13, 2015. Funeral service will be held Friday, July 17, 2015 at 9:00 AM at Hamilto ...
Charles John Stott, Sr., 72, Lawrenceville
Charles John Stott, Sr., age 72, of Lawrenceville passed away Sunday, July 12, 2015.  A family memorial service will be held at a later date.  Arrangements by Lawson Fune ...


Jeremy Shawn Carnes, 31, Gainesville
Jeremy Shawn Carnes, 31, of Gainesville passed away on Sunday, July 12, 2015. Jeremy is preceded in death by his Grandfathers Jack Carnes and John C. Martin.   Survivors ...
Terry Scott Eason, 47, Gainesville
Terry Scott Eason, 45, of Gainesville, GA. passed away on Monday, July 13, 2015 following a lifelong battle with Juvenile Diabetes.   Terry is preceded in death by his m ...
Homer Glasper, 75, Gainesville
Homer Glasper, age 75 of Gainesville Georgia passed away on Monday. Memorial services will be held on Saturday at Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home at 2 PM. Professional Services ...


William Gary Escoe, 71, Commerce, formerly of Oakwood
Mr. William Gary Escoe, 71 of Commerce formerly of Oakwood died Sunday July 12, 2015 at his residence. Born in Athens, Ga. , Mr. Escoe was the son of the late Jesse Jack and Mar ...
Robert Hammond, 72, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Robert Hammond, age 72, of Jefferson, who passed away on Monday, July 13, 2015. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.&n ...
  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Robert George “Bobby” Hammond Sr., age 72, of Jefferson, who passed away on Monday, July 13, 2015. Mr. Hammond w ...


Marion H. Hicks, 63, Dahlonega
Marion H. Hicks, age 63, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Sunday, July 12, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA following a long illness.   Marion was ...
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.
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.