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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Jan 26th, 2018

Banks

Infant Brayden Carter Crump passed away Friday Jan. 26, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Survivors include parents, Tyler Crump & Autumn Alexia Williamson, Gran ...

Dawson

Sidney Merle Foster, Dawsonville
On Thursday, January 25th, 2018, Sidney Merle Foster peacefully entered into rest at his home in Dawsonville, Ga.   Sidney was born in October of 1933 to Emory Hugh and Lil ...
Ray Sanford, 85, Dawsonville
Ray Sanford, 85, of Dawsonville passed away Friday January 26, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health. Mr. Sanford was born August 8, 19 ...

Forsyth

Ronald L Ward, 79, Cumming
Ronald L. Ward, 79, of Cumming passed away Friday, January 26, 2018.  Mr. Ward was retired from the U.S. Government after 30 years of service.  He was an avid private pil ...
Benjamin William Hulsey of Cumming, born March 5, 1928 to Frank and Edna Mae Hulsey, passed peacefully on Friday, January 26, 2018. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife of 6 ...

Gwinnett

Paul James Sullivan, 57, Duluth
Paul James Sullivan, age 57, of Duluth, GA passed away on Friday, January 26, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bill and Anne Sullivan; and brother, William Thomas Sul ...
Harry Summersett, 69, Buford
Harry Summersett, age 69, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, January 26, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Lewis and Bonnie Evelyn Waycaster; and brother, ...

Hall

Mellie Roper Millwood, 88, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Mellie Roper Millwood, age 88 of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away on January 26, 2018.  Born in Gainesville, Georgia, on September 5, 1929, she was the daughter of the ...

White

Thomas Albert Kubler, 67, Cleveland
Thomas Albert Kubler, age 67 of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, January 26 2018.   Mr. Kubler was born on June 20, 1950, in Englewood, New Jersey, to Nadine Campbell ...
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.