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Local Obits for Fri. Sep 15th, 2017


Robert Lee McGeehen, Jr., age 47, of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, September 15, 2017.  Robert was a Veteran of the United States Marines, a professional photographer and s ...


Albert Q Pirkle, 78, Buford
Albert Q. Pirkle, 78, of Buford, Georgia, passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, Sep ...


Mark Stephen Hunter, 50, Cornelia
Mark Stephen Hunter, age 50, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017. Mr. Hunter was born on January 16, 1967, in Toccoa, Georgia. He was a son of David ...
Thomas “Tommy” Irvin, 88, Mount Airy
Thomas T. “Tommy” Irvin, age 88, of Mount Airy, Georgia passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017. Mr. Irvin was born on July 14, 1929 in Lula, Georgia to the late C ...
Mildred “Elouise” Loudermilk Carpenter, age 90, of the View Community on Pea Ridge in Cornelia, Georgia, went to be with her Lord and Savior in Glory on Friday, Septemb ...
Carolyn Diehl Tomlin Newlon, 73, took her Heavenly flight to be with the Lord, September 15,2017. Carolyn was born January 25, 1944 in Sanford, FL to Ralph and Una Deihl. She wa ...


Scott C. Jackson, 56, Gainesville
Mr. Scott C. Jackson, 56, of Gainesville passed away September 15, 2017 at his residence.           Funeral services will be held at ...
Wilma Dell Miller, 92, Gainesville
Mrs. Wilma Dell Miller age 92 of Gainesville passed away on Friday September 15, 2017 at her residence following a brief illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday Sept ...


Harold Kenneth Price, 78, Commerce
Mr. Harold Kenneth Price, age 78, of Commerce, GA died Friday, September 15, 2017 at his residence.  Mr. Price was born in Carnesville to the late Rothell and Nancy Dicken Pri ...
Wayne L. Vaughn, 76, Maysville
Wayne L. Vaughn, 76, of Maysville, GA passed away September 15, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 in the Chapel of Memorial Park So ...
Lillie Mae Green, co-founder of Green's Grocery, dies at 99
The woman who founded and ran Green's Grocery with her husband in 1950 died Thursday.
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.