Local Obits for Sun. Feb 22nd, 2009
Mrs. Eleanore C. Bauer, age 97, of Cumming, GA passed away Sunday, February 22, 2009. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth E. Bauer and grandson, Todd M. Bauer. Su ...
Mr. Hoyt Wilbanks, age 81, a native and life long resident of Forsyth County, passed away Sunday, February 22, 2009. He was a veteran of the United States Army during World War II ...
Johnny Alan Sewell, age 51 of Cumming, Georgia passed away Sunday, February 22, 2009 at Peachtree Christian Hospice in Duluth, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his mother, Grac ...
Byars Funeral Home announces the death of Johnny Sewell of Cumming Ga.. Arrangements are incomplete at this time.
Johnnie Sue Turk Newell, age 65 of Old Winder Highway, Braselton, passed away Sunday, February 22, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Fu ...
Marcos Daniel Malcom, infant son of Marcos Galo and Laurie Malcom, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, February 22, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Graveside s ...
Martha Sue Head, age 75 of Lea Street, Gainesville, GA, passed away Sunday, February 22, 2009 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are schedu ...
Mrs. Vicki LeSesne Clark, age 53, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, February 22, 2009 at her residence following a brief illness.Mrs. Clark was born in Hall County. She was prec ...
Althea Irene Hopper English, 87, of Clayton, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, February 22, 2009.She was born in Rabun County, Georgia and was the daughter of the late James Sylveste ...
Irene Anderson Peck, age 91, of Toccoa, GA passed away Sunday, February 22, 2009, at Lanier Park Hospital following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled f ...
Byars Funeral Home anniunces the death of Doris Faye Whisenant of Gainesville. Arrangements are incomplete at this time.
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.