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Local Obits for Sun. Sep 24th, 2017


Mrs. Reba Lorranie Alexander Oliver, age 90 of Lula passed away Sunday, September 24, 2017.  Mrs. Oliver was born in White County on August 13, 1927 to the late Fred Moore and ...


Dorsey (Buck) Cole, 70, Buford
Dorsey “Buck” Cole, age 70, of Fort Payne, AL and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, September 23, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, Grady and ...


Sherman Lee Patrum, 82, Cornelia
Sherman Lee Patrum, age 82 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2017. Born in Paris, Tennessee on June 22, 1935, he was a son of the late Archie Lee Pa ...


James H. Floyd, Jr, 55, Gainesville
James H. Floyd, Jr., age 55, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2017. Mr. Floyd is survived by his wife of twenty-two years, Michelle D. Floyd, Gainesville, GA ...
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.