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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Feb 13th, 2017

Banks

Willie C. Masters Dodd, age 95 of Homer, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017. Born in ­­­ Alto, Georgia, on December 24, 1921 she was a daughter of the late Cly ...

Forsyth

Joyce Elizabeth Roper Frix, age 84, of Cumming passed away Monday, February 13, 2017. Joyce was a wonderful mother, grandmother and sister. She enjoyed cooking and gardening. Joyce ...

Habersham

Vivian T. Sepe Schrader, 82, Gainesville
Mrs. Vivian T. Sepe Schrader, 82, of Gainesville passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017.  A funeral service will be held Friday February 17, 2017 at 10:45 a.m. at St. Mar ...
Miriam Gillespie Shore, 92, Cornelia
Miriam Gillespie Shore, age 92 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017. Born in Banks County, Georgia on June 29, 1924, she was a daughter of the late Ed & ...

Hall

Jack Raymond Kirves, 84, Gainesville
Jack Raymond Kirves, age 84 of Gainesville, Georgia and formerly of Gwinnett County, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   ...
A.J. Millwood, 73, Gainesville
Mr. A.J. Millwood, 73, of Gainesville passed away February 13, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 17, 201 ...

Stephens

Mrs. Sara Lee Hubbard Bridges, age 84 of Falls Road, Toccoa passed away Monday, February 13, 2017 at Heritage Health Toccoa. A daughter of the late William Lee and Julia Mae Coa ...

Union

Bertha Mae Pruitt Stover, age 94, a lifelong resident of Suches, GA passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017. Bertha Mae deeply loved her children and husband of 73 years.  ...
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.