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Local Obits for Thu. Dec 8th, 2016

Barrow

John Kyle Fisher, 68, Winder
John Kyle Fisher, age 68, of Winder passed away Thursday, December 8, 2016. John had plenty of hobbies to keep him busy.  Fishing, hunting and mud bogging were just a few.&nbs ...

Forsyth

Luther Cordell, 94, Cumming
Luther Cordell, age 94, of Cumming passed away Thursday, December 8, 2016.  Luther was a wonderful, giving husband and father.  He is preceded in death by his first wife ...

Hall

Mrs. Jacqueline (Jackie) Hutchison, 90 of Gainesville died Thursday December 8, 2016. Funeral services will be announced at a later date. Those wishing to send online condole ...
Barbara Manly Bryant, 82, Murrayville
Mrs. Barbara Manly Bryant, 82 of Murrayville died Thursday December 8, 2016 at Foothills Retirement Home in Dahlonega. Born in Banks County, Barbara had lived in Lumpkin County ...
Luther Helton, 92, Maysville
 Mr. Luther Helton, 92, of Maysville passed away on December 7, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.             ...
Kip Eugene Holland, 50, Gainesville
Mr. Kip Eugene Holland age 50 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday December 08, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.         &nbs ...
Tom Raden, 91, Gainesville
Tom Raden age 91 of Gainesville, died Thursday, December 8, 2016 following an extended illness. He was born in Winter Garden, Florida on October 2, 1925 to the late G.T. and Annie ...

Jackson

Deane Pierce Poole, 81, Braselton
Mrs. Deane Pierce Poole, age 81, of Braselton, Georgia died December 8, 2016.  Born in Barrow County on July 30, 1935, she was a daughter of the late Ernest and Mamie Pierce.& ...

Other

James D. Anderson, 75, Warne, North Carolina
Mr. James D. Anderson, 75 of Warne, North Carolina died Thursday December 8, 2016 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at a later date in Warn ...
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.