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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Feb 20th, 2018


Patricia “Pat” Brown Samples, age 76, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-eight years, Larry Samp ...


  William Xavier Maleke Carter, age 2 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at the Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia foll ...


Elizabeth Yancey Pulliam, 89, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Elizabeth Yancey Pulliam, age 89, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center - Braselton, surrounded by her family. Funera ...
Ricky Curtis "Duck" Crane, 59, Flowery Branch
Mr. Ricky Curtis Crane, or “Duck” as many knew him, age 59, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, February 18, 2018. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, Febr ...


Joanne Lovell, 84, Beckley, WVA.
Joanne Lovell, age 84, of Beckley, WVA passed away Tuesday, February 20, 2018 with her family by her side. Memorial services will be held 4:00 pm Saturday, March 3, 2018 at United ...


Lois Mae Kastner, 73, Cleveland
Mrs. Lois Mae Kastner, age 73 of Cleveland passed away Tuesday, February 20, 2018. Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday February 24, 2018 at Amy’s Creek Bap ...
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.