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Local Obits for Mon. Sep 5th, 2016

Barrow

Frances J. Walden, 91, Winder
Mrs. Frances J. Walden, age 91, of Winder, Georgia passed away September 5, 2016.  A Native of Barrow County, Mrs. Walden was a Daughter of the late Samuel H. and Mary&nb ...

Dawson

Sue Styles Bailey, 75, Dawsonville
Sue Styles Bailey, of Dawsonville passed away on Monday September 5, 2016 from complications of Multiple Sclerosis. Sue was born on December 8, 1940 in Dawson County, Georgia an ...

Forsyth

Jeane Hall Callaway, 75, Cumming
Jeane Hall Callaway, 75, of Cumming, GA passed away on Monday, September 5, 2016 at Gracemont Assisted Living, Cumming, GA.  She was a school teacher for 20 plus years and tau ...
Robert Dean Forsee, 81, Cumming
Devoted son, brother, husband, loving father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, Robert Dean Forsee passed away Monday September 5th in his home peacefully after a ten year battle ...
Edna Elaine McArdle, 76, Cumming
Edna Elaine McArdle passed away Monday the fifth of September, 2016.  Edna was born in Hickory NC, January ninth, 1940 to Ransom and Lula Hudson.  The second youngest of ...

Habersham

Phyllis Sutton Drury, 75, Clarkesville
Phyllis Sutton Drury, age 75, of Clarkesville, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Monday, September 5, 2016, following an extended illness. No formal services are planned at t ...
Robert Gene Eller, 76, Demorest
Memorial services for Gene Eller, age 76 of Demorest will be held on Friday, September 9, 2016 at 5:00 PM from Good News Baptist Church with Rev. Austin Kelley officiating.&n ...

Hall

Tommy Lanier Dunagan, 68, Gainesville
Memorial Services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. September 9, 2016 at Central Baptist Church for Tommy Lanier Dunagan, age 68 of Gainesville. The Rev. Earl Pirkle will officiate. The ...
Elizabeth “Betty” Virginia Gravenhorst, 94, of Gainesville GA, passed away September 5, 2016. Betty was a homemaker and a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. ...

Jackson

Marie Louise Bennett, 85, Hoschton
Marie Louise Bennett, age 85, of Hoschton passed away Monday, September 5, 2016. Survivors include her husband Billy Bennett; sons Wayne Alan Bennett and wife Cheri, William J ...

Rabun

Janet Ruth Turner, 75, Wiley
Janet Ruth Ramey Turner, age 75, of Wiley, Ga. passed away peacefully at her residence with her loving family by her side. She was born August 11, 1941 the daughter of the late Cha ...

White

Aubrey Papa, 1, Cleveland
Aubrey Papa, age 1 of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, September 5, 2016. Aubrey was born on October 27, 2014 to Justin Papa and Alexandrea Mumper.  Aubrey was a very beau ...
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.