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Local Obits for Thu. Jun 1st, 2017

Forsyth

James Sandefur, 73, Cumming
James Sandefur, age 73, of Cumming, GA, formerly of Evansville Indiana, passed away Thursday, June 1, 2017.  He is preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Beverly Sandefur; ...
DIANNE MARIE DONAUDY was born at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami Florida. Her parents were Arthur Reinberger and Ann Marie McClure. Her childhood years were spent in Lake Harbor ...

Habersham

Norman Baker, 81, Demorest
Norman Baker, age 81 of Demorest, passed away on Thursday, June 1, 2017. Born in Rabun County, Georgia on April 15, 1936, he was a son of the late Virgil Baker and Della Whitwor ...

Hall

Charles Clayton “Clay” Free, Jr., 32, of Gainesville passed away Thursday June 1, 2017. Born March 26, 1985 and raised in Dawsonville, Clay had been a resident of Ga ...
Angela Megan Gibson, 32, Murrayville
Angela Megan Gibson, age 32 of Murrayville, passed away June 1, 2017.                 Funeral services ...
Rose Marie Gorby, 76, Gainesville
Rose Marie Gorby, 76, of Gainesville, GA, passed on June 1st, 2017 due to complications after a medical procedure.   Rose Marie was born in Lowellville, OH to Joseph and ...
Delores Melissa Voyles, 69, Flowery Branch
Ms. Delores Melissa Voyles, 69, of Flowery Branch Georgia passed away on June 1, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, ...
Thelma Mae Hill Griffin, age 79 of Lula, passed away on Thursday, June 01, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Born in Banks County, Georgia on September 3, 1937 ...

Jackson

Robert Richard Allen, 63, Commerce
Mr. Robert Richard Allen, age 63 of Commerce died Thursday June 1, 2017 at his residence.  Mr. Allen was born in Germany to the late, Elliot and Olive Beacon Allen.  He w ...
Wesley Dwayne Usher, 56, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Wesley Dwayne Usher, age 56, of Jefferson, who entered into eternal rest on Thursday, June 1, 2017, after an extended illness. Mr. Ush ...

Other

Siman Abramovich Churilov, 88 of Atlanta, GA  passed away on Thursday June 1, 2017. The family will receive friends on Friday June 2, 2017 from 12pm to 2pm at the McDonald ...
Robert (Bob) Lamar Snead, 86, Alpharetta
Robert (Bob) Lamar Snead was born at home on March 28, 1931 in Coushatta, Louisiana to Emmett Bunyan Snead and Etna Jane Jones Snead. He was the youngest of seven children and at a ...

Stephens

Carl B. Cramblett, 99, Toccoa
Mr. Carl B. Cramblett, age 99, of Toccoa, GA, passed away on Thursday, June 1, 2017.  Funeral services will be Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 4 P.M. at the Hillcrest Chapel of Acree- ...
Carl Boyd Cramblett, 99, Toccoa
Carl Boyd Cramblett age 99 of Toccoa passed away Thursday June 1, 2017 at Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Arthur and Ivah Butler Cramblett, he was ...
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.