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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Nov 1st, 2017

Forsyth

Paul Raymond Theobald, 81, Cumming
Paul Raymond Theobald, 81, of Cumming passed away peacefully on November 1, 2017.  He lived in Forsyth County for 17 years, and was originally from Paducah, KY. He was a ...
Jerry Lamar Tate, 75, Cumming
Jerry Lamar Tate, age 75, of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, November 1, 2017. He was a member of Roanoke Baptist Church in Cumming, GA.  He will always be remembered as a har ...

Habersham

Ora L. Taylor, 75, Clarkesville
Ora L. Taylor, age 75, passed away Wednesday, November 1, 2017. Ora was born in Hiawassee to the late Hyman Moss and Maudie Barrett Moss.  She was a member of Old Nacoochee ...

Hall

Carole Watson Allan, 59, Gainesville
Carole Watson Allan, age 59, passed away peacefully at her home on November 1, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Carole was a lifelong Hall County resident. She graduated from ...

Jackson

Howard E. Jones, 74, Hoschton, formerly of Tennessee
Howard E. Jones, age 74 of Hoschton, formerly of Tennessee, passed away Sunday October 15, 2017. He worked his entire life, in the clock, watch, and jewelry repair for 50+ ...
Sara Nell Underwood Bruce, 88, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Sara Nell Underwood Bruce, age 88 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, November 1, 2017.  Mrs. Bruce was bor ...
Daniel Webster, 84, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Daniel Webster, age 84 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, November 1, 2017.  Mr. Webster was born in Albany, ...

Other

Clarence Buel Hollis, 91, Lavonia
Clarence Buel Hollis, age 91 of Lavonia, Georgia and formerly of Trion passed away on Wednesday, November 01, 2017 following an extended illness. Born in LaFayette, Georgia on M ...

Stephens

Mrs. Connie Lee Mooney Wright, age 48 of Brookhaven Circle, Martin passed away Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A daughter of James and Linda ...
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.