Local Obits for Wed. Dec 23rd, 2009
Mr. Cary Wayne Howard, age 58 of Cumming, GA passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2009. He was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church and was preceded in death by his father, Brou ...
Hailey "Fun" Miller - only 15 years old, was taken from us unexpectedly and all too soon as a result of complications from surgery. She leaves a huge void in our hearts ...
Longtime Grant Park resident Susie Mae Reaves, 98, died Wednesday morning at her home. Mrs. Reaves was born on July 15, 1911, in Cumming, GA., to Reese and Duskie Barrett. She atte ...
Connor Andrew Dyer, four months, passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2009, at Childrenâ
Funeral services for Faye I. Potts, age 94, of Lake Junaluska, North Carolina, and formerly of Habersham County, will be held on Sunday, December 27, 2009, at 3:00 PM from the Hill ...
Diana Farrow Duncan, age 87, of Gainesville formerly of Morrow passed away December 23, 2009 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. She was born April 20, 1922 to the late Charle ...
Viola Ladean Saxton, age 64 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.The family will receive fr ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Mr. George O. Savage, 80, of Commerce, who died early Wednesday morning, December 23, 2009 at the BJC Nursing Home. A complete obituary wi ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Vinnie Iowa Lawson, age 99, of Cleveland. Mrs. Lawson passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at Friendship Healthc ...
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.