Local Obits for Sat. Jun 25th, 2016
Shana Lee Thomason, age 31, of Winder passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfunerlahome.org, 706-654-0966.
Jason David Gilbertson, age 35, of Norcross passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016. Survivors include his parents David and Gloria Gilbertson and his sister Kari Gilbertson. &nb ...
Christopher Neal Causey, 47, of Lula passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2016 following injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 27, 2016 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Talmadge Mullinax Jr., age 80 of Gaineville. Interment will follow at Alta ...
Betty Edith Williams, age 78 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.
James Peyton Hansard (Jim), 81, of Dahlonega Georgia passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2016.
Born and raised in Atlanta, GA, the son of Pat and Ethel Hansard, he lived most of h ...
Mickel Curtis Wiley age 63 of Carnesville passed away Saturday June 25, 2016 at his residence.
Mr. Wiley was born in Commerce and was a self employed mechanic. He was a me ...
Gary Fred Sellers, age 67 of 2668 Rock Quarry Circle, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016 at his residence.
A son of Sally Payne Sellers and the late Fred Seller ...
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.