Local Obits for Wed. Feb 7th, 2018
Craig Matthew Wenner, age 47, of Winder passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966.
Raymond Lee Bridges, age 73, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018. He was preceded in death by parents, Frank and Nancy Shook Bridges. Mr. Bridges is survived by h ...
Funeral services for Sanford Russell Dean, III age 39, of Demorest will be held on Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 at 6:00 PM at Hillside Memorial Chapel & Gardens, Clarkesville. ...
Clarice A. McDougald, age 81 of Clermont, passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.
Mrs. McDougald was born on May 18, 1936 to the late J.P. and Eunice Hilton Abercrombie.&nbs ...
Frances “Fran” Westbrook Lenoir Stewart, age 92 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.
Born on October 14, 1925, in New Augusta, Mississippi ...
Mrs. Maribel Jaimes age 51 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday February 7, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Memorial services are scheduled for Mond ...
Mrs. Sarah Silman Duke Davis born in 1925 passed away at the age of 92 on February 7, 2018 in Gainesville, Georgia. Sarah was born in Jefferson, Georgia to the late Alma Lill ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Arthur Hugh Martin, Jr., age 81 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, February 7, 2018. Mr. Martin was born in ...
Mrs. Joyce Duncan Hart, age 87, of Royston, GA died Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at Kindred Hospice at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Hart was born in Commerce ...
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.