Monday March 19th, 2018 1:02AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. May 16th, 2017


Phillip Macklin Lepley, 79, Cumming
Phillip Macklin Lepley, 79 of Cumming, GA passed away on Tuesday May 16, 2017. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldan ...
Olan Arthur Hembree, 72, Cumming
Olan Arthur Hembree, age 72, of Cumming, GA passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017. A memorial mass will be held on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. at St. Brigid Catholic Church in A ...


Lillie Montine White Adams, age 84, of Oakwood passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017. She was born and raised in Oakwood, GA. Montine was a member of First Baptist Church Oakwood. She ...
Huan Van Tran, 52, Gainesville
 Mr. Huan Van Tran, age 52 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at his residence following a sudden illness. Funeral Mass is scheduled for Saturday, May 20, ...
Thelma Katherine McRae Layne, 82, Gainesville
Thelma Katherine McRae Layne, age 82, of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at her home after a short illness. She will be taken back to California where services ...


Carol Victoria Dulaney, 71, Dahlonega
  Carol Victoria Dulaney, age 71, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Carol was born on February 2, 1946 in Lexington, KY.  She worked as a serve ...
Virginia Pauline Brown, 71, Dahlonega
Virginia Pauline Brown, age 71, a lifelong resident of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017.   Pauline was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmothe ...
Doyle Luther Butler, 74, Dahlonega
Doyle Luther Butler age 74 of Dahlonega passed away following a sudden illness on May 16, 2017.  He was native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.  He worked for man ...


Anne Lois Cooper, 96, Morrow
Anne Lois Cooper, age 96, of Morrow passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017.  Anne was a member of the Atlanta Arts Center.  She loved arts, crafts and reading.  She was a ...


Gean McDonald Foster, 91, Toccoa
Mr. Gean McDonald Foster, age 91 of 7270 W. Currahee Street, Ayersville Community, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton. A son ...
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.