Local Obits for Thu. Jun 8th, 2017
Jack Edward Garrison, 85 of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully on Thursday June 8, 2017.
He served his country proudly in the US Army and was retired from many years of service ...
Noah B. Galloway, age 81, of Suwanee, GA passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017. He is survived by his wife of fifty-six years, Kathe Galloway, Suwanee, GA; children, Eric Ga ...
Carl S. Flury, age 89 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017.
Born in Greenwood, South Carolina on July 5, 1927, he was a son of the late Albert L. Flury and Cora Rober ...
Rev. Carlos Lopez, 64, of Gainesville, passed away June 8, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Funeral services ...
Marsha Pressley Robertson, age 42 of Murrayville, passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017 at her residence following a sudden illness.
Funeral services will be held Monday, June 12, ...
Donald George Braddell, 81, father of Gainesville resident Laurie Beth Seitz, passed away peacefully on June 8, 2017 at NEGA Medical Center after a short illness.
Mr. Br ...
James Barry Hahn, 84, of Gainesville, departed this life for his heavenly home on June 8, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, Georgia.
Barry was born Ja ...
Charles W. Galloway of Cleveland, Georgia departed this world on June 8, 2017. He grew up in northern Kentucky, and was a member of Cleveland United Methodist Church in Clevela ...
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.