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Local Obits for Sun. Nov 5th, 2017


William B. “Billy” Brown, age 86, passed away on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at his home in Hoschton, GA.  Mr. Brown, a lifelong resident of Buford, Georgia, was born ...


Charles Randall Landers, 75, Clarkesville
Charles Randall Landers, age 75 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 05, 2017 following an extended illness. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on June 03, 1942 ...


Gabrielle D. Hunter, 21, Gainesville
Ms. Gabrielle D. Hunter, age 21, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, November 5, 2017. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 8, 2017 in the Chapel of Memorial P ...
Rosie Mae Harris Rider, 81, Flowery Branch
       Mrs. Rosie Mae Harris Rider, age 81 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following ...


William F. “Bill” Schrimsher, 89, Sautee Nacoochee
William F. “Bill” Schrimsher of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away at home on Thursday, October 5, 2017, following a brief illness.  He was 89.  Bill wa ...
A life: Hawking defied ALS to become pre-eminent physicist
Word by painstaking word, Stephen Hawking produced a masterwork of popular science that outlined his vision of time, the universe and humanity's place within it
William Henry Trotter Bush was brother, uncle of presidents
William Henry Trotter Bush, a wealthy investor and the brother and uncle of presidents, has died
Former Hall County Juvenile Court judge David Fox dies at age 70
David Fox, a longtime Gainesville attorney and a former Hall County Juvenile Court judge, died unexpectedly Monday.
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.