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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Oct 29th, 2017

Forsyth

William L. "Bill" Boling, 71, Cumming formerly of Ball Ground
William L. "Bill" Boling, 71, formerly of Ball Ground, Georgia and for the past five years, a resident of Cumming, passed away on Sunday, October 29, 2017.  He was t ...

Gwinnett

Phillip N. Sweeting, 71, Buford
Phillip N. Sweeting, age 71, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, October 27, 2017. Mr. Sweeting is survived by his wife of fifty-three years, Maureen Kent Sweeting, Buford, GA; so ...

Habersham

Harvey Lincoln Edwards, 83, Clarkesville
Harvey Lincoln Edwards passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Sunday, October 29, 2017, at the age of 83.  Born in Danvers, Massachusetts, he was the son of the late H ...

Hall

Nelda D. Huscusson, 65, Flowery Branch
          Mrs. Nelda D. Huscusson age 65 of Flowery Branch passed away on Sunday October 29, 2017 at her residence following an ext ...
Bobby Darnel Lott, 63, Gainesville
     Mr. Bobby Darnel Lott, age 63, of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. ...
Ricky Allen Dean, 62, Gainesville
Ricky Allen Dean, 62, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 in the Chapel of Memorial ...

Jackson

Austin Crumley, 17, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Austin Crumley, age 17, of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away on Sunday, October 29, 2017. Austin Crumley was born in Athens, Georgia, the ...

Lumpkin

Rosanne Dobruck, 77, Dahlonega
Mrs. Rosanne Dobruck, age 77, of Dahlonega, passed away Sunday, October 29, 2017. Mrs. Dobruck, fondly known as “Roz” was born and raised in the small town of Herk ...

White

Jessica Gunter, 30, Cleveland
Jessica Gunter, 30, of Cleveland, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2017.   She is survived by her parents, Phillip Gunter of Walton County, GA and Mary Harris and Robe ...
Lavenia Hunter Metzler, 92, Rome, formerly of Sautee Nacoochee
Lavenia Hunter Love Metzler, age 92 of Rome, formerly of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away on Sunday, October 29, 2017. Mrs. Metzler was born on November 12, 1924, in White County, ...
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.