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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Mar 13th, 2018


Hazel Smith Wallace, 87, Dawsonville
Hazel Smith Wallace, 87, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday March 13, 2018 following a period of declining health. Born December 18, 1930 in Forsyth County to the late Rufus and ...


Rev. Robert Cloyse Stanford, 78, of Forsyth County went home to be with the Lord Tuesday March 13 following a prolonged illness.  Rev. Stanford is preceded in death by this pa ...


Lucretia But, 82, Lawrenceville
Lucretia But, age 82, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Tuesday, March 13, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Isidor But. She is survived by her children, Lucia Brooks, ...


Betty Jean Bowen Clark, 75, Gainesville
Betty Jean Bowen Clark, 75 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday March 13, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A native of White County, Ms. Clark had lived in Hall Count ...
James Willie "Big Dude" Mack, 74, Gainesville
Mr. James Willie Mack also known as “Big Dude” was born March 9, 1944 in Winder, GA to Mr. James Henry Mack and Mrs. Ozelia Mack and preceded in death by sister Mrs. Da ...
Millis Frederick “Fred” Mulkey, Jr., 81, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.    ...
Mary Emma Stribling, 89, Gainesville
Mary Emma Stribling, 89, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away at Lanier Village Estates on March 13, 2018.  Mary Emma is predeceased by her husband, Dr. Warren Dickey “D ...


Billy Carol Gurley, 68, Jefferson
Billy Carol Gurley, age 68, of Jefferson, passed away on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital after a brief illness.  Billy was born in Baxley, Geo ...


Willie Frank Ellis, Jr, 63, Carnesville
Mr. Willie Frank Ellis, Jr., age 63, of Carnesville died Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Ellis was born in Lancaster, SC to Flossie St ...
Delores Dee Gillstrap, 83, Atlanta
Delores  Dee Gillstrap age 83 of Atlanta, Ga. died March 13, 2018.  Strickland funeral Home, Clermont, Ga.


Kay Ann Kruger McCutchan, age 72, of Clayton, Georgia passed away on March 13, 2018. Kay was born on May 5, 1945 in White County, Indiana to Richard Allen Kruger and Dorthea Be ...


Mrs. Pauline Fendley Hopkins age 94 of 2753 East Tugalo Street, Toccoa passed away Tuesday March 13, 2018 at The Oaks at Scenic View in Baldwin. She was born on January 7, 1924 ...
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.