Local Obits for Wed. Jan 4th, 2017
James Heyward Selby, Jr, 78, of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2017. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, www.mcdonaldandson.com
James “Donny” Shelton II, 45, of Cumming passed away Wednesday January 4, 2017 at Northside Hospital Forsyth following a sudden illness.
Born June 9, 1971, Donny had ...
Carolyn Ann King Rucker, age 55 of Cornelia passed away on January 4, 2017.
Born in Habersham County on April 27, 1961, she was a daughter of Juanita Jenkins Rucker of Cornelia ...
Tony “Yankee” Goulding, age 42 of Clarkesville, passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Born in Indianapolis, Indiana on March ...
Shannon Ray Moore, age 38 of Gainesville, GA died Wednesday, January 4, 2017. A memorial service will be held Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. R ...
Mr. Larry “Tim” Timothy Vaughn, 53, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on January 4, 2017.
Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 6, 2017 in ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Sunday January 8, 2017 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Charles Richard White Jr., age 33 of Flowery Branch. Jamie Poole will offi ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Betty Lou Hensley Boutwell, age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, January 4, 2017. Mrs. Boutwell was bo ...
Frank Lipovac, age 59, of Jefferson passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017. Frank loved to hunt, work, being outdoors, helping others and his family. Survivors include ...
Karen Lynn Nohejl, age 73, of Hoschton passed away Wednesday,January 4, 2017.
Survivors include her son Scott Nohejl and sister Karol Baddeley.
Lawson Funeral Hom ...
Mrs. Jennie Lee Thrasher, age 86, of Commerce, GA, formerly of Riverdale died Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Northridge Health and Rehab. Mrs. Thrasher was born in Louisville, MS to ...
Judy Lynn Wilson, age 54 of Danielsville, GA passed away Wednesday, January 04, 2017.
Mrs. Wilson was the daughter of Kathleen Hill Comer and the late John Taylor Wood ...
Mr. John Douglas “Johnny” Murray, Jr., age 65 of 569 Watson Street, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at his residence.
A son of the late John D ...
Susan Almond, age 68 of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017.
Mrs. Almond was born September 10, 1948 in Sandersville, GA to the late Paul and Mildred ...
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.