Wednesday March 21st, 2018 6:50AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Mar 10th, 2018


William Patrick Green, 66, Dawsonville
William Patrick Green, age 66, of Dawsonville, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Shirley Green; sister, Sandra Landers. ...


Michael Ahmed, 61, Lawrenceville
Michael Ahmed, age 61, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018. He is survived by his brother, Maurice Ahmed, Chicago; Winston Sebatian, Chicago; and niece, Ma ...


Gloria Howell Armstrong, 84, Clarkesville
Gloria Howell Armstrong, age 84, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018. Born August 17, 1933 in Kissimmee, Florida to the late Victoria E. and D ...


Tina Mae Nickerson, 40, Gainesville
Tina Mae Nickerson, 40, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at her residence. A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 18, 2018 in the Ch ...
Dessie Loraine Hulsey, 90, Gainesville
                Dessie Loraine Hulsey, age 90 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Nor ...
Michael "Mike" Shannon, 60, Gainesville
Dr. Michael Willard Shannon was an accomplished optometrist and humanitarian, devoted husband of Tane Robson Shannon, adoring father of Kaylan Kathryne Shannon Cagle, Michael ...
Martin Clayton Smith, 75, Gainesville
Mr. Marvin Clayton Smith, 75, of Gainesville, GA., passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral Services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Monday ...


Juanita Loudermilk Davis, 90, Auburn, AL, formerly of Cornelia
Juanita Loudermilk Davis passed away on March 10, peacefully in her sleep. She was 90 years old. Juanita, the daughter of Fred and Daisy Loudermilk, grew up in Cornelia Georgia. Af ...
Rev. Lewis Welch, 88, Andrews, NC
Rev. Lewis Welch "Poppy", age 88 of Andrews went home to be with the Lord Saturday March 10, 2018. Lewis was the son of the late John W. and Mary Inglett Welch. Lewis ret ...
Alan R. Wiles, 82, Alpharetta
Mr. Alan R. Wiles, age 82, of Alpharetta, GA passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife of forty-eight years, Joan Morea Wiles; and son-in-law, M ...
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.