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Local Obits for Wed. Sep 27th, 2017


Lenord Braxton Mickler, age 90, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. Mr. Mickler is survived by his wife of fifty-three years, Barbara Cash Mickler, Buford, ...
Steven Andrew Miller, 49, Dacula
Steven Andrew Miller, age 49, of Dacula, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. Mr. Miller is survived by his wife of nineteen years, Christine A. Miller, Dacula, GA; dau ...
Bob C. Ramsey, 90, Lawrenceville
Bob C. Ramsey, age 90, of Lawrenceville, GA formerly of Amarillo, Texas passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Lena Ramsey; ...


Lewis Andrew Dill, 91, Mount Airy
Lewis Andrew Dill, age 91, of Mount Airy, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017.   Mr. Dill was born on November 3, 1925 in Habersham County, Georgia to the ...


James “Jim” E. Curtis, 91, Flowery Branch
Mr. James “Jim” E. Curtis, age 91, of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Gateway Gardens Assisted Living, surrounded by his family. Funeral ...
Jon Eric Hoffman, 51, Clermont
Jon Eric Hoffman age 51 died September 27, 2017 . Memorial services will be held at a later date . Strickland Funeral Home, Clermont.
  Dr. Walter Lawrence (“Bill”) Floyd, Sr., age 90 of Gainesville, GA and formerly of Durham, NC passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Lanier Village E ...
Joseph (Joe) Clinton Sweetman, 61 of Gainesville, GA, passed away Wednesday, September 27, 2017. Joe was born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida to William and Betty Sweetman. He marri ...
Thomas David Worley, Jr., 79, Gainesville
Thomas David Worley Jr., age 79, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday September 27, 2017. Survivors include his wife Karla Worley; sons John Nagy and Curtis Nagy; daughters Brandy ...


C. Robert “Bob” Bates, 90, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. C. Robert “Bob” Bates, age 90 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, September 27, 2017.  Mr. Bates ...


Mark Anthony Dacus, 56, Dahlonega
Mr. Mark Anthony Dacus, 56, of Dahlonega passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from injuries sustained in an auto accident. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on ...


James Hicks Wilbanks, 93, Lakemont
James Hicks Wilbanks, age 93, of  Lakemont, Georgia, passed away on September 26, 2017. He was born the eldest child of the late Marlor and Wilda Wilbanks in 1924. As a you ...
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.