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Local Obits for Sun. Sep 3rd, 2017

Forsyth

Orlando Joseph Fusco, Sr., 77 of Cumming, GA passed away on Sunday September 3, 2017. He was born on January 19, 2017 in the Bronx, NY the son of Cosmo and Mary Marziglinao Fusc ...
George A. Smith, 78, Cumming
George A. Smith, age 78, of Cumming, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. Mr. Smith is survived by his wife of fifty-six years, Mary Ann Martin Smith, Cumming, GA; son, Jerr ...

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Sherry Cash Turpin, 59, Eastanollee
Mrs. Sherry Cash Turpin, age 59 of 468 Buena Vista Extension passed away Sunday, September 3, 2017 at her residence. A daughter of John Terrell Cash and the late Mary Lou Kenned ...
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.