Local Obits for Sun. Jul 16th, 2017
Serafina Palacio, age 88, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Sunday, July 16, 2017. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Maria Palacio; son, Antonio Palacio; and her parents ...
Lumeril “Merle” Morris, age 63 of Demorest, passed away Sunday, July 16, 2017.
Born in Demorest, Georgia on August 3, 1953, she was a daughter of Lillian Dodd of Al ...
Darrel Beaver, 75, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away at home on July 16th, 2017 after an extended illness.
He was born in Camden-on-Gauley, WV the youngest child of seven to t ...
Miss Juana Castillo-Rivas, 75, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, July 16, 2017 at her residence following an extended illness.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on&nbs ...
Sheryl M. Frazier, age 72, of Smyrna, GA passed away on Sunday, July 16, 2017. She is survived by her daughters, Susanne and Robert Fossali, Flowery Branch, GA, Kerry Bom ...
Berner (Biff) Wilson Jr. passed away on Sunday, July 16, 2017 surrounded by his family.
Biff was born on October 18, 1938 to Berner and Blondine Wilson, who have pre ...
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.