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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Nov 2nd, 2017

Dawson

Etta Mae Jett Ayers, 95, Dawsonville
Etta Mae Jett Ayers, 95, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday November 2, 2017 following a brief illness. Born April 1, 1922 to the late Claude and Mae Jett, she had been a resid ...

Forsyth

Helen T. Dunn, 71, Cumming
Helen T. Dunn, 71, of Cumming passed away Thursday November 2, 2017 following a sudden illness. Born September 2, 1946 in Dawson County to the late Huston and Pauline Trammell, ...

Habersham

Jack Nathaniel Armstrong, 88, Cornelia
Jack Nathaniel Armstrong, age 88, of Cornelia, Georgia went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 2, 2017 following an extended illness. Mr. Armstrong was born on January 6, ...

Hall

Johanna M. Livingston, 84, Flowery Branch
Johanna M. Livingston, age 84, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Thursday, November 2, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Wilhelm and Katharina Schaefer; sister, Ur ...
Earl Russell Moore, 83, Gainesville
Earl Russell Moore, 83 of Gainesville passed away Thursday November 2, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Fitzgerald, Georgia, Mr. Moore was the son of the la ...
Matthew Corey “Matt” Shockley, age 34 of Lula, passed away on Thursday, November 2, 2017. Born in Hall County on April 11, 1983, he was a son of Phillip and Angela S ...

Lumpkin

Mrs. Macie Booth Brooks, 79, Dahlonega
Mrs. Macie Booth Brooks, age 79, of Dahlonega, passed away Tuesday, October 24, 2017.   Mrs. Brooks was born in Bowman, GA on January 7, 1938 to the late Lonnie and Lucy Dic ...

Other

William “Chip” Bruce Grant, Jr., age 69, of Hull passed away Thursday, November 2, 2017. Chip served in the US Navy from 1968-1971 out of Norfolk, Virginia on the ...

White

Jerry Chastain, 76, Chastain
Jerry Chastain, age 76 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, November 2, 2017. Mr. Chastain was born August 8, 1941 in Cleveland to the late Garnett and Mamie Jo Knight Murray. ...
Rev. Vernon L. London, 89, Cleveland
Rev. Verner L. London, age 89, of Cleveland, Georgia went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, November 2. He was surrounded by family and loved ones.  He is survive ...
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.