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Local Obits for Mon. Feb 19th, 2018


John D. Scholl, 95, Cumming
John D. Scholl of Cumming, GA. born August 3, 1923 in Laporte, IN to John and Margaret (Steinfeldt) Scholl, married Winifred V. Jourdain, who preceded him in death , at LaPorte Dec ...
Harold Edward Waters, Sr., 83, of Cumming passed away Sunday, February 18, 2018.  A native of Dahlonega, Harold had lived here for the last 45 years after moving here from Atl ...


Valentina Vazemiller, 76, Lawrenceville
Valentina Vazemiller, age 76, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Monday, February 19, 2018. She was preceded in death on September 20, 2015 by her husband, Edward Vazemiller. She ...


Janie Whitfield Hicks, 82, Demorest
  Mrs. Janie Whitfield Hicks, age 82 of Demorest, Georgia passed away Monday, February 19, 2018 at her residence. A daughter of the late Ed and Ida Dooley Whitfield, she ...


Louise Coffee Chapman, 101, Gainesville
Louise Coffee Chapman went to be with Jesus on February 19, 2018 at the age of 101.   She was preceded in death by her husband, T.J. Chapman; parents, John and Louisa ...
Dennis Wayne Morgan, 56, Buford
Mr. Dennis Wayne Morgan, age 56, of Buford passed away Saturday, February 17, 2018 at his residence. Memorial Services will be 3:00 p.m., Monday, February 19, 2018 in the Chapel ...
Evelyn Cantrell Smith, 86, Gainesville
Evelyn Cantrell Smith, 86 of Gainesville passed away Sunday February 18, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifetime resident of Gainesville, Mrs. Smith was the dau ...
Charlene Turner, 74, Flowery Branch
Charlene Turner, 74, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday February 17, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Born March 13, 1943 in Brunswick, G ...
Edwin Wheeler, 78, Gainesvill
Edwin Wheeler Jr. age 78 of Gainesville, GA passed away on February 16, 2018. Funeral Services will be held at Bethel AME church, 900 Mill Street, Gainesville, GA at 1:00 PM.  ...


Christine Sarah Boyes, 95, Hoschton
Christine Sarah Boyes, age 95, of Hoschton passed away Saturday, February 17, 2018.  Graveside services will be held 1:00 pm Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at Riverview Memorial P ...
Edna Wood Brown, 91, Commerce
Edna Wood Brown, age 91 of Commerce, GA passed away Monday, Feb. 19, 2018.   Born in Maysville, GA on Aug. 28, 1926, she was the daughter of the late R.J. and Cleo Nicho ...
Jack Charles Freeman, 88, Jefferson
Jack Charles Freeman, 88, of Jefferson, Ga, made is his way home to Jesus on February 19, 2018.  Charles left this world surrounded by loved ones, knowing he had accomplished ...
Angela Rose Hale, 58, Nicholson
Mrs. Angela Rose Hale, age 58, of Nicholson died Monday, February 19, 2018 at her residence.  Mrs. Hale was born in Nicholson to the late, W.C. and Grace Kittle Brown.  M ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Walter Richard “Dicky” Nixon, age 76 of Athens, Georgia (South Jackson Community) who entered into rest Sunday, February 1 ...


Mattie Blondene Bryan, 78, Dahlonega
Mrs. Mattie Blondene Bryan, age 78 of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, February 19, 2018.   Mrs. Bryan was born in Suches on June 25, 1939 to the late Homer and Mabell Wil ...
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.
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.