Local Obits for Tue. Jul 19th, 2016
John C. Peacock, age 73 of Buford, GA died suddenly on Tuesday, July 19, 2016. A private interment will be held at Hamilton Mill Memorial Gardens. John is survived by his wife, Lau ...
Ruthie Louise Nicely Brown, age 60 of Sautee, passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2016 from health complications.
Born in White County, Georgia on June 3, 1956, she was a daughter of ...
Memorial services will be held at 4:00 p.m. July 30, 2016 at Lanier Village Estates Chapel for Martha M. Stickles, 95, of Gainesville. The Rev. Shon Peppers and Chaplain Rich ...
David Lamar Carter, age 55, of Bogart passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2016. David loved to fish, hunt and auto racing. Survivors include his wife Brenda Carter; daughter ...
Rex Shoemake, age 54, of Cleveland, GA passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2016.
He is survived by his daughter, Christy Devlin; grandchildren, Emily, Lauryn, and Kelton Devlin; ...
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.