Local Obits for Sun. Dec 27th, 2009
Lisa Jones Stowers, 49, of Dawsonville died Sunday, December 27, 2009 at her residence following an extended illness.Born June 29, 1960 to the late Robert and Dot Jones, she grew u ...
Mrs. Irma LaRue Hitt, age 72 of Cumming, GA passed away Sunday, December 27, 2009. She was a member of Pinecrest Baptist Church and was proceeded in death by her husband, L.J. Hi ...
Herbert Kenneth Stewart, age 74, of Bethany, OK, formerly of Habersham County, passed away Sunday, December 27, 2009. Born in Habersham County, GA on June 15, 1935, he was the son ...
Virginia Crane Ramey, age 80, of Cornelia, GA, passed away Sunday, December 27. 2009. Mrs. Ramey was born in Habersham County, on February 6, 1929, to the late Roland Nathaniel and ...
Henry Capell of Gainesville, Georgia died December 20, 2009 at the Resting Nest Nursing Home. Henry was a General Engineer for Avionics Research and Development. He served as a Co ...
Wards Funeral Home announces the death of James B. Mcguigan, 45, Gainesville. Mr. McGuigan passed away Sunday at N.E. Ga. Medical Center. Complete arrangements later by Wards Funer ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Jack A. Floyd, age 70 of Pendergrass, Georgia who passed away on Sunday, December 27, 2009. Funeral services will be announced by ...
Grady Lamar Thomas, PFC. 307 Infantry, Statue of Liberty Division, died Sunday December 27, 2009, at age 88.Mr. Thomas was born August 29, 1921, son of the late Pollie Doster and D ...
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.