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Local Obits for Fri. Nov 3rd, 2017

Dawson

James 'Red' Newsham, 68, Dawsonville
James “Red” Newsham, 68, of Dawsonville passed away Friday November 3, 2017 at Northside Forsyth Hospital. Born May 24, 1949 in New Bedford, MA to the late Enoch and ...

Gwinnett

Dr. Ronald Pierre-Louis M.D., age 57, of Dacula, GA passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017. He is survived by his wife of sixteen years, Nancy Brutus Pierre-Louis; son, Stefan Pie ...

Hall

Eddie Hartwell Jenkins, 84, Gainesville
Mr. Eddie Hartwell Jenkins, 84, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday, November 3, 2017 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 6 ...
Carolina Diaz- Cuevas, 49, Flowery Branch
Ms. Carolina Diaz-Cuevas, age 49, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, November 3, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville, surrounded by her family. Funer ...
Little Miss Zemirah Shiloh DeLaria also known as Cuddle Buddy, age 2 of Lula, passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017. Born in Hall County, Georgia on August 24, 2015, she was a ...
Floyce Gertrell Merritt, 85, Gainesville
Floyce Gertrell Merritt, 85, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Calvary Baptist Ch ...
Irene Taylor Schmidt, 78, Gainesville
Irene Taylor Schmidt, 78, loving wife, mother and friend to many, passed away quietly on November 3rd, 2017 at Morningside Assisted Living Gainesville, Ga.  Her strong will to ...
William Pegram Washington, 68, Gainesville
  William Pegram Washington, 68, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017. A memorial service will be held at 11:00am on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at Gra ...

Stephens

Hubert Wade Holbrooks, 79, Toccoa
Hubert Wade Holbrooks, age 79 of 516 Long Circle, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late Glenn and Inez ...
Edith Etta Carter Standridge, age 82 of 187 Old River Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Friday, November 3, 2017 at her residence. A daughter of the late Stephen F. and Oma Fran ...
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.