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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Jun 16th, 2017

Banks

Mr. Robert Alexander Lewis, age 19, of Homer, GA died June 16, 2017.  Alex was born in Macon, GA to Thomas Lewis of Homer and Shelly Shimler Lewis of Homer.  He lived in ...

Forsyth

Rev. Curtis D. Allbritten, DD, age 76, of Cumming, went home to be with our Lord on Friday, June 16, 2017. He was born and raised in Cedartown, Georgia. Curtis pastored in Conyers, ...

Gwinnett

Mattie Wansley, 71, West Virginia formerly of Buford
Mattie Wansley, age 71, of West Virginia and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 12:00 noon in ...

Habersham

Janice Fitzgerald Erwin, 78, Cornelia
Janice Fitzgerald Erwin, of Cornelia, passed away on June 16, 2017, after battling multiple myeloma for 3.5 years. Born in Atlanta on November 7, 1938, she was preceded in death b ...
Joan Crowe Maddox, 90, Toccoa
Joan Crowe Maddox, 90, passed away at her home on June 16, 2017 after a brief battle with cancer. She was born October 10, 1926 in Bradenton, Florida to parents Howard Dewey Crowe ...

Hall

Elder Eddie L. Walker, 76, Gainesville
Home Going Services for Elder Eddie Walker of Gainesville, Ga., the husband of Mrs. Fralil Walker, will be held Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 1:00 p.m., St. John Baptist Church, 757 E ...

Jackson

Cecil Arnold Tignor, 62, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Cecil Arnold Tignor, age 62 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, June 16, 2017.  Mr. Tignor was born in Richmond, ...
Annie Ruth Voyles, 80, Hoschton
Annie Ruth Voyles, age 80, of Hoschton passed away Friday, June 16, 2017.  Mrs. Voyles had a rose garden that she adored.  Survivors include her son Jeff Voyles of Hoscht ...

Lumpkin

Vickie Lynn Davis Bruce, 59, Dahlonega
Mrs. Vickie Lynn Davis Bruce, age 59, of Dahlonega passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. She worked for many years at the Ranger Camp in Dahlonega and ...
Pamela "Pam" Ellen Teal, 59, Dahlonega
Pamela “Pam” Ellen Teal, age 59, of Dahlonega, GA passed away suddenly on Friday, June 16, 2017.   Pam was of the Baptist faith and a member of Antioch Bapti ...

Other

Eula Mae Clark, 84, Old Town
Eula Mae Clark, age 84, of Old Town, FL passed away Friday, June 16, 2017.   Born in Franklin County, Mrs. Clark was the daughter of the late Hoyt and Myrtie Nation Kitchens ...

White

Daniel Allison, 33, Cleveland
Daniel Allison, age 33, of Cleveland, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017.  Mr. Allison was born June 29, 1983 in Gainesville to Lloyd Allison and Lora Jean Wright. He was pr ...
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.