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Local Obits for Tue. Apr 26th, 2016

Dawson

Geraldine “Gerry” Bergstrom, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday April 26, 2016. Born October 9, 1935 in Chieopee, MA to the late Bronislaw and Laura Bell Rygiel, ...

Habersham

Olga Jimenez Johnson, age 60 of Alto, passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Born in San Antonio, Texas on April 8, 1956, she was a daughter of the late Jose M. Jimenez and Maria ...
Steve Marshall McDuffie, age 69 of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, April 26, 2016.   Born in Habersham County, Georgia on October 02, 1946, Mr. McDuffie was th ...

Hall

Evelyn H. Kephart, 99, Gainesville
Evelyn Haynes Kephart passed away on April 26, 2016, at age 99.  She would have been 100 years ago on July 27; she was born in1916.   She was a graduate of Chattah ...

Stephens

Mr. Randolph Fred Northcutt Jr., age 84 of 140 Currahee Place, Toccoa, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.   ...
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.