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Local Obits for Fri. Aug 25th, 2017


Mary Loyce Cape, 82, Cumming
Mary Loyce Cape, age 82, of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, August 25, 2017. Mary Loyce was a member and Sunday School Teacher at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church in Cumming, GA. She was ...


Deborah Sue Bowman, 68, Clarkesville
Alexander Funeral Home announces that Deborah Sue Bowman, 68 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on August 24, 2017.    Mrs. Bowman was born on August 8, 1949 ...
Waylon Kane Bryan, inf, Demorest
Baby Waylon Kane Bryan of Demorest, entered into the loving arms of our Heavenly Father onAugust 25, 2017.  Survivorsinclude his parents, Kayla McMurray and Jesse Bryan, De ...


Faye Wellborn, 71, Braselton
Mrs. Faye Wellborn, age 71, of Braselton passed away Friday, August 25, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by her family. Funeral Services wi ...
Oscar “O.C.” Charles Forrester, 77, of Lula, Georgia passed away on Friday, August25, 2017 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, Au ...
Azin Price, 56, Gainesville
Azin Price, age 56, of Gainesville, GA passed away Friday, August 25, 2017.  She was a member of Sardis Baptist Church in Hall County. She obtained an Associate Degree in C ...


Charlotte Sue Brown, 56, Commerce
Charlotte Sue Brown, age 56 of Commerce, GA passed away Friday, August 25, 2017.   Born in Hollywood, FL on April 05, 1961, Mrs. Brown was the daughter of the late Tenni ...
Lillian Virginia Watts Coffey, 95, of Hoschton passed away Friday, August 25, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug ...
Michael Swofford, 49, Jefferson
Michael Swofford, age 49, of Jefferson, GA passed away on Friday, August 25, 2017. He was preceded in death by his father, James H. Swofford. He is survived by his best friend in a ...


Herbert Richard Adams, 72, Dahlonega
Mr. Herbert Richard Adams, age 72, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, August 25, 2017.   Mr. Adams, a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County, was born on December ...
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.