Local Obits for Wed. Jul 6th, 2016
Robert David Gorrie, Sr. age 63, of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, July 6, 2016.
Survivors include his wife of 25 years, Mary D. Gorrie of Cumming; son and daughter-in-law, Rob ...
Claire Ann McDonald, age 72, of Cumming, GA, passed away on July 6, 2016. Claire was born in Newnan, GA, in 1944 to the late Olga and Lelia McDonald. Mrs. McDonald was an employee ...
Daniel Fulton Medis, age 78, of Cumming, GA, passed away on July 6, 2016. Daniel was born in Pittsburg, PA, in 1938 to the late Daniel and Jean Medis. Daniel moved to California in ...
Anthony Dwight James, 67, of Buford passed away Wednesday July 6, 2016 at Gwinnett Medical Center following a period of declining health.
Born February 23, 1949 to the late Donn ...
Mr. Arthur Butler returned to his Heavenly home on July 6, 2016. His devotion to his family and firm belief in God supported him in his struggle and ultimately gave him peace ...
Mr. William “Bill” Howard Reed, age 74, of Oakwood passed away Wednesday, July 6, 2016.
Private Services will be held at a later date.
Mr. Reed was the son of the ...
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.
Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies
Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89