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Local Obits for Thu. Mar 8th, 2018


Jeffrey Patrick Bellinger, 68, of Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018.   He was born on October 24, 1949, the son of George Edward and Barbara Jane Patter ...
Tina Witherow Grizzle, 53, Cumming
Tina Witherow Grizzle, 53, of Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018. She was born on December 22, 1964 in Cumming, GA the daughter of Robert and Shirley Witherow wh ...


Frank M. Matra, 84, Dacula
Frank M. Matra, a retired Construction Manager at Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant for Con Edison, New York died Thursday, March 8 at his home in Dacula, Georgia. He was eighty?fou ...
Sherwood Arlen Hall, 63, Lawrenceville
Sherwood Arlen Hall, 63, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018. Born on August 17, 1954 in Minneapolis, MN he was the son of Sherwood A. and Henrietta K. H ...
James L. Knighton, Jr, 88, Buford
James L. Knighton, Jr., age 88, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred C. Knighton; and son, William David Knighton. He ...


Modelle Lorene Rich, 83, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Sunday March 11, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Modelle Lorene Rich, age 83 of Gainesville. The Rev. Wayne Norris will o ...


Steven David Howington, 69, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Steven David Howington, age 69 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, March 8, 2018.  Mr. Howington was born in Co ...


Robert Russell Stowers Sr, 78, Dahlonega
Mr. Robert Russell Stowers, Sr., age 78, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018. Mr. Stowers was born in Lumpkin County on February 27, 1940 to the late Hayne and ...
Mark Richard Yaegle, 62, Dahlonega
Mark Richard Yaegle, 62, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday March 8, 2018 at his residence. Born October 23, 1955 in Warren, Pennsylvania to the late Richard and Margaret Yaegle, ...
  Joyce "Faye" Whelchel Abercrombie age 82 of Dahlonega passed away on March 8, 2018 following an extended illness. Faye was born September 23, 1935.  She wa ...


Joseph F. Youg, 44, Toccoa
Joseph F. Young: Toccoa, Georgia   Mr. Joseph Francis Young, age 44, of Julia Court in Toccoa passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in ...
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.