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Local Obits for Wed. Mar 29th, 2017


Barbara Ann Flannigan, 61, Maysville
Services for Barbara Ann Flannigan age 61 of Maysville, Ga. Died March 29, 2017.  Funeral Services will be held Saturday  April 1, 2017 at 2:00  p.m.  In Strick ...


Randy Hall, 53, Cumming
Randy Hall, age 53, of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017. He was a truck driver with Thomas Concrete and former employee of Downey Trees and J. B. Hunt Trucking Compan ...
Mary (Jean) Kirby, 69, Cumming
Mary (Jean) Kirby, 69, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017.  Jean loved reading books, watching movies, playing games, and listening to music.. Survivors inclu ...


Montie Brogdon Thompson, age 92 of Buford, Georgia, died Wednesday, March 29, 2017.  Funeral service will be held Friday, March 31, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial ...


Shirley Ann Banks, 60, Clarkesville
Shirley Ann Banks, age 60 of Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born on April 21, 1956, she was a daughter of Homer and ...
Pat Hunnicutt Parker, 66, Cornelia
Pat Hunnicutt Parker, age 66, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Mrs. Parker was born on July 23, 1950, in Macon County, North Carolina; a daughter ...
Martha Jean Crowe Thomley, 81, Clarkesville
The Funeral Mass for Martha Jean Crowe Thomley, 81, is scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, April 7, at St. Mark Catholic Church, Clarkesville, with Father Jose Luis  Hernande ...
Linda Faye Sims Poole, 69, Demorest
Funeral services for Linda Faye Sims Poole, affectionately known by her family and friends simply as "Nena", age 69, of Demorest will be held on Friday, March 31, 2017 at ...


Franklin Royce Griffin Jr., 89, Gillsville
Funeral services are scheduled for 3:30 p.m. Saturday April 1, 2017 at Dunagans Chapel United Methodist Church for Franklin Royce Griffin Jr., age 89 of Gillsville. Mary Lee Grif ...
Larry Eugene Wehunt, 78, Flowery Branch
Mr. Larry Eugene Wehunt, 78 of Flowery Branch, Ga. died Wednesday March 29, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday April ...


  Betty Jane “BJ” Parr Gorham, a native of Athens, GA. died March 29 at Brookside Commerce, with family at her side. The youngest daughter of the late Henry Lew ...
Lillie Mae Green, co-founder of Green's Grocery, dies at 99
The woman who founded and ran Green's Grocery with her husband in 1950 died Thursday.
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.