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Local Obits for Wed. Sep 14th, 2016


James Lamar Wiley, Sr., 87, Carnesville
James Lamar Wiley, Sr., age 87 of Carnesville, GA passed away Wednesday September 14, 2016.   Mr. Wiley was the son of the late A.B. and Bertha Ward Wiley and was the wi ...


Linda Diane Noland, 66, Cumming
Linda Diane Noland, age 66 of Forsyth County, passed away on Wednesday, September 14, 2016.  She is preceded in death by her parents, Winfred and Lenease Hawkins; grandparents ...


Marsha Ann Marcus Nalley, 38, Cornelia
Marsha Ann Marcus Nalley, age 38 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at her residence.   Born in Stephens County, GA on October 2, 1977, ...


Eston O'Neal Alton, 94, Gainesville
Neal went to his Heavenly home Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at The Oaks, with his daughter by his side. He was born on April 15, 1922 to Arthur (Bud) and Tinie Gillespie Alton ...
Lurlene Bryant, 81, Gainesville
     Mrs. Lurlene Bryant, age 81 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at her residence following an extended illness.  Funera ...
Lawrence Daniel Gilbert, 79, Gainesville
 Mr. Lawrence Daniel Gilbert, age 79 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illnes. Funeral ...
George Hutchens, 70, Gainesville
George Hutchens was born on August 31, 1946 in Gainesville. Georgia. He was the son of the late George Oscar Hutchens and Emma Law Hutchens Tutman. George joined St. Paul United ...
Michael Lee Walker, 60, Lula
Michael Lee  Walker, 60 of Lula, Ga. died Wednesday September 14, 2016 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Mr. Walker had lived in Hall Count ...


John Edward “Ed” Anderson, age 86, of Marietta, GA passed away peacefully with his wife and daughter by his side on September 14, 2016. Ed was the son of the late Jo ...


Esther Marie Brady, 68, Toccoa
Miss Esther Marie Brady, age 68 of 2126 Mize Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at Pruitt Health Toccoa. The daughter of the late Loyce and Roberta ...
Mr. Robert Earl “Squirrel” Stephens, Age 88 of Toccoa passed away Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at the Habersham Medical Center. A son of the late Robert Lee and Rut ...
A life: Hawking defied ALS to become pre-eminent physicist
Word by painstaking word, Stephen Hawking produced a masterwork of popular science that outlined his vision of time, the universe and humanity's place within it
William Henry Trotter Bush was brother, uncle of presidents
William Henry Trotter Bush, a wealthy investor and the brother and uncle of presidents, has died
Former Hall County Juvenile Court judge David Fox dies at age 70
David Fox, a longtime Gainesville attorney and a former Hall County Juvenile Court judge, died unexpectedly Monday.
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.