Local Obits for Wed. Jan 21st, 2009
Dorothy Jean Pauley, age 86 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, January 21, 2009 at her home. A loving mother and grandmother, Mrs. Pauley was a native Knoxville, TN, but has lived ...
Mr. Gibby Mathis, age 70, of Gainesville, GA (Forsyth County), passed away January, 21, 2009 following an extended illness. Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Martha Mathis o ...
Memorial Park announces the death of Mrs. Belva Lee Cox, age 85, of Johnson, Tenn.
Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00am on Saturday, January 24, 2009 at the Wardâ
Kathleen Miller Burt, age 82, of South Enota Drive, Gainesville, GA, passed away Wednesday, January 21, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Grave ...
Marvin Jewell Vandiver, age 82, of Clermont, GA, passed away on Wednesday, January 21, 2009 following an extended illness. He was born September 1, 1926, and was the son of the la ...
Norma Rea Jewett, age 87, Former longtime resident of the Miami area died Wednesday January 21, 2009 in Gainesville, Ga.She was the widow of Master Sgt. Frank F. Jewett, USMC Retir ...
Nevada sheriff: Radio show host Art Bell dead at 72
Art Bell, a radio host best known for a paranormal-themed nightly show syndicated on hundreds of stations in the 1990s, including WDUN, has died at his home in southern Nevada, authorities said Saturday.
Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director, dies at 86
Milos Forman, a refuge from Czechoslovakia whose American movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, including best director Oscars, has died.
Jackson County Chief Magistrate Judge dies after battle with cancer
The Chief Magistrate Judge of Jackson County has died following a battle with cancer.
Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, has died
Jim Lancaster, former Hall County Fire Battalion Chief, dies at age 70
Jim Lancaster, a former Battalion Chief for Hall County Fire Services, died Thursday.
VIDEO: Legendary voice of Red Elephants, Gainesville icon Walt Snelling left us with incredible memories
Walt Snelling was woven into the very fabric of Gainesville High athletics, as much a part of Big Red as The Rock, City Park or any number of the illustrious athletes and committed coaches to have graced the playing field.
Linda Brown, central figure in school segregation case, dies
As a girl in Kansas, Linda Brown's father tried to enroll her in an all-white school in Topeka. A 1954 decision by the US Supreme Court followed, striking down racial segregation in schools and cementing Linda Brown's place in history. She died Sunday.