Local Obits for Tue. Aug 11th, 2015
B. L. Perry, age 79 of Cumming, passed away on Tuesday, August 11, 2015.
He is survived by niece, Delene Shadburn; nephew, Chip Shadburn.
Funeral services will be ...
Frances McMillian Ivie Blackburn, age 91, of Mt. Airy, passed away Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at her residence.
Born on May 18, 1924, in Demorest, she was a daughter of ...
John C. “J. J.” Jennings, Jr., age 72, of Clarkesville, passed away Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at his residence.
Born on January 15, 1943, in Kingsport, Tennessee he w ...
Bob Bryan Cathey, Jr. age 63, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Tuesday, August 11, 2015.
Graveside s ...
Jeremy Brian Evans, age 42, of Braselton passed away Tuesday, August 11, 2015. Mr. Evans was survived by his parents Glenn and Deborah Evans of Buford; former wife Michele Gu ...
Harry K. Wallace, 80, of Commerce passed away on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at Willow Wood Nursing Center following an extended illness.
Funeral services will be held on ...
Marie Minola Gerspacher, 102, died August 11, 2015 in Gainesville, GA.
Marie was born to the late Charles and Mabel Clark, August 13, 1912, in Doyle, NY. She lived in Eden then ...
Miss Glenda Gail Murray, age 65 of 158 Ellen Court, Apartment 102, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at her residence.
A daughter of the late John Henry and ...
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.