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Local Obits for Sat. Oct 22nd, 2016


Timothy Dwayne Nix, 56, Duluth
Timothy Dwayne Nix, 56, of Duluth, GA died on October 22, 2016 at Northside Hospital Forsyth.  Born in Duluth, GA he was the son of the late Oscar and Jo Ann Nix. Timothy w ...
Tudor Catalin Slujitoru, age 28, of Buford passed away Saturday, October 22, 2016.  Tudor loved motorcycles, music and photography.  Survivors include his mother Emanuela ...


Mabel Edwards, 96, Cornelia
Mabel W. Edwards, age 96, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, October 22, 2016. She resided in Cornelia, GA.  Mabel was born on February 11, 1920 in Cherokee County, GA. &n ...
Walter J. Vaughn, 70, Demorest
Memorial services for Walter J. Vaughn, age 70 of Demorest will be held on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 11:00 AM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel with Rev. Connie Berry officiatin ...


Roma Ferne Nobles Bennett, 85, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Roma Ferne Nobles Bennett age 85 of Flowery Branch passed away on Saturday October 22, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton.        ...
Jerry Ray Boozer, 79, Lula
Jerry Ray Boozer died at his home in Lula and went to be with the Lord on October 22nd, 2016, after a long illness. He was 79.  Born March 23rd, 1937 at Grady Hospital, Atl ...
James L. "Jim" Grindle, 80, Gainesville
Mr. James L. "Jim" Grindle, 80 of Hendersonville, North Carolina formerly of Gainesville died October 22, 2016 in Hendersonville. A native of Gainesville, GA, Jim move ...


Gary Lee Fowler, 76, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Gary Lee Fowler, age 76 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest, Saturday, October 22, 2016.  Mr. Fowler was born in Dennison, ...
Betty E. Brock, 78, Nicholson
Mrs. Betty E. Brock, age 78, of Nicholson, GA died Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Brock was born in Atlanta to the late Emmett and Mildred ...
Rev. Charles R. Morrison, 69, Commerce
Rev. Charles R. Morrison, age 69, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Atlanta VA Medical Center.  Rev. Morrison was born in Commerce to the late David W. an ...


Louise B. Hill, 83, Alpharetta
Louise B. Hill, age 83, of Alpharetta, Ga, passed away on October 22, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband, Red Hill; son, William Russell Hill. She is survived by her ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Barbara Fulcher Howington, age 74, of Hartwell, formerly of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away Saturday, October 22, 2016. Mrs. Howin ...
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.