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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Feb 1st, 2018

Forsyth

Herman Jacob Hamby, 90, Cumming
Herman Jacob Hamby, 90, of Cumming passed away  Thursday, February 1, 2018.  Mr. Hamby was Senior Deacon and a founding member of Silver City Baptist Church.  He is ...

Hall

Rhonda Rafferty Harm, 56, Gainesville
Mrs. Rhonda Rafferty Harm, age 56, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, February 1, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville, surrounded by her family. Funer ...
William Lanford McCalley, 92, Gainesville
William Lanford McCalley, age 92, of Gainesville, GA passed away Thursday, February 1, 2018. Bill was married to the late Ruth Mobley McCalley for 47 years, and is survived by h ...
Charles Leroy Helman, 72, Gainesville
Mr. Charles Leroy Helman, age 72, of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, February 01, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness. Memorial services are scheduled at a ...
Vivian Hilton Lewis, 93, Gainesville
Vivian Hilton Lewis, age 93, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, February 1, 2018. Services will be held at a later date. Those wishing to express online condol ...

Jackson

Charles Dean Titshaw, Sr., 84, of Hoschton, Ga passed away on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness. A Celebration of Life Service will be he ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Dorothy Wright Phillips White, age 78 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, February 1, 2018.  Mrs. White was bor ...

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Rev Billy Joe Jenkins Sr, 82, Sautee Nacoochee
Rev Billy Joe Jenkins Sr, age 82 of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away on Wednesday, January 31, 2018. Mr. Jenkins was born on February 7, 1935, in Cleveland, Georgia to the late Wil ...
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.