Local Obits for Thu. Dec 1st, 2016
Vicki Darlene Shubert, age 62, of Cornelia, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 1, 2016.
Ms. Shubert was born on January 27, 1954, in Gainesville, ...
Mary Lois Dinsmore, age 63, of Suwanee, GA, passed away Thursday, December 1, 2016. Mary was a member of Refuge Baptist Church and is preceded in death by her parents, Va ...
Hernan Macias Roman, age 18 of Cornelia, passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2016.
Born is Habersham County, Georgia on June 11, 1998, he was a son of Hector Macias Chavez and ...
Grace N. Hewell, 83, of Gillsville, passed away Thursday December 1, 2016 after a long and hard battle with ovarian cancer. Grace was born in Gillsville on January 11, 1933 t ...
Lorraine Newman (Mama B) Bell, 90, of Clermont was called home to her Lord and Savior, and her husband on Thursday Dec. 1, 2016.
Born and raised in northern California, she move ...
Mrs. Sandra Jo Crow, age 68, of Lula passed away on December 1, 2016 after an automobile accident.
Funeral services are scheduled for Monday, December 5, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in th ...
Kimberly Denise Hunnicutt Deal, age 50, of Mountain City, Georgia, passed away December 1, 2016 at Athens Regional Medical Center. She was born the daughter of Rose Mae Emory Hunni ...
Mrs. Shirley Ann Woodworth Warth, age 72 of 83 Big A School Road, Toccoa, GA, passed away Thursday, December 1, 2016 at the Stephens County Hospital.
A daughter of the late Theo ...
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.