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Local Obits for Fri. Mar 3rd, 2017

Banks

Ladonna Denise Gardiner, 42, Maysville
Ladonna Denise Gardiner, age 42 of Maysville, GA passed away Thursday, March 02, 2017 at her residence.   Born in Gainesville, GA, Mrs. Gardiner was the daughter of Hayward ...

Dawson

  Barbara “Bobby” "Nanny” Durham, 84, of Dawsonville passed away Friday March 3, 2017 at the Oaks at Limestone following a period of declining health ...

Hall

Maudine Roberts Breeden, 67, Clermont
Maudine Roberts Breeden age 67 of Clermont, Ga. died March 3, 2017 .  Strickland Funeral Home, Clermont.
Maria Cardenas, 98, Gainesville
Maria Cardenas, 98, of Gainesville passed away on Friday March 3, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 4, 2017 ...
Shirley Malone McGehee, 84, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Shirley Malone McGehee, 84, of Flowery Branch passed away on Friday March 3, 2017 following an extended illness.           Funeral Services will be ...

Jackson

Joseph Patrick Corradi, 73, Jefferson
Mr. Joseph Patrick Corradi, “Joe”, age 73 of Jefferson, Georgia, formerly of Vienna, Ohio, died on March 3, 2017 in Athens, Georgia of Cancer. He was born on March 1 ...
William Lawrence Moody, 77, Commerce
William “Bill” Lawrence Moody, age 77 of Commerce, GA passed away Friday, March 03, 2017 at his residence.   Mr. Moody was the son of the late Charles Robert ...

Stephens

Fred Allen Dickson, 74, Toccoa
Fred Allen Dickson, age 74, of Ellen Court, Toccoa, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga.  A son of the late Norman W. a ...
The Reverend David Paul Keister, Sr., age 64, of Toccoa, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017 at Hospice Atlanta/Emory University Medical Center in Atlanta.  A son of the lat ...

White

James Harvey Beall, 86, Sautee-Nacoochee
Dr. James Harvey Beall, Jr, age 86, of Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017 at NE Georgia Medical Center following a sudden, unexpected battle with cancer.& ...
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.