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Local Obits for Sat. Mar 11th, 2017

Forsyth

Jean M. Cahill, 66, Cumming
Jean M. Cahill passed away peacefully on March 11, 2017. Her husband of 66 years, Charles R. Cahill, preceded her in death last year. She is survived by her 3 children Jeffrey Cahi ...
Rema Martin, 79, Cumming
Rema Martin, 79, passed away at Northside Forsyth Hospital on March 11, 2017. He is survived by his wife Shirley Martin of Cumming. Children Cherri and Dennis Howell of Big Cano ...

Habersham

Rev. Larry D. Carnes, 69, Mount Airy
Rev. Larry D. Carnes, age 69 of Mt. Airy, went home to be with Jesus on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Born in Athens, Georgia on July 5, 1947, he was a son of the late N. B. Carnes ...
David M. Martin, Sr., 88, Cornelia
David M. Martin Sr., age 88, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Mr. Martin was born on November 27, 1928 in Nashville, Tennessee to the late Andrew P. ...

Hall

Carlton Buffington, 94, Gillsville
Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Monday March 13 ,2017 at Lebanon United Methodist Church for Carlton Buffington , 94 , of Gillsville ,Ga . Rev. Marshall Dale will officiate ...
The final chapter of the storied, textbook life of Cecil William Davis closed March 11, 2017.   The textbook nearly went unwritten as he was diagnosed with diphtheria at age ...
Jimmie Vandiver Glosson, 85, Gainesville
Mrs. Jimmie Vandiver  Glosson, 85  of Gainesville died peacefully Saturday March 11, 2017 at her residence. A loving daughter, sister, friend, wife, mother and grandmo ...
Ann Robinson, 64, Gainesville
Funeral services will be held for Ann Robinson 64 of Gainesville, Ga. at 2:00pm Tuesday March 14, 2017 in the stateroom of Little & Davenport. Mrs. Robinson died Sat March 11, ...
Charlie Sanders, 73, Gainesville
Mr. Charlie Sanders, 73 of Gainesville died Saturday March 11, 2017. ?A native of Jackson County, Mr. Sanders had lived in Hall County for a number of years.  He was the so ...

White

Shelia Black, 67, Sautee-Nacoochee
Shelia Black, age 67 of Sautee, passed away on Saturday March 11, 2017 at her residence. Ms. Black was born on November 16, 1949, in Toccoa, Georgia to Suvilla Caudell Black and ...
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.
Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies
Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89