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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Apr 21st, 2016

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Rachel Moon Hooper, 78, Alto
Rachel Moon Hooper, age 78 of Alto, went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Thursday, April 21, 2016. Born in Burlington, North Carolina, on April 3, 1938, she was a daughter of ...
Robert Keith Whiten, 48, Clarkesville
Robert Keith Whiten, age 48, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, April 21, 2016. Mr. Whiten was born November 10, 1967 in Toccoa, GA. He was a member of Revive Churc ...

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James Allen Smallwood, 51, Gainesville
James Allen Smallwood, 51, of Gainesville GA passed away Thursday, April 21, 2016.   Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory 355 Dawsonville Hey Gainesville, G ...
Sybil Marion Norris Smith, 83, Gainesville
   Funeral Service are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Saturday April 23, 2016 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Sybil Marion Norris Smith, age 83 of Gainesville. The Rev ...
Clinton West, 61, Gainesville
Clinton West, 61, of Gainesville GA passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2016.   Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory 355 Dawsonville Hwy Gainesville, ...

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Mary Frances Burton, 77, Monroe
Mary Frances Burton, age 77, of Monroe passed away Thursday, April 21, 2016.  Mary loved the Lord, gospel music, her family, gardening, puzzles and canning.  She helped i ...
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.