Local Obits for Thu. Feb 26th, 2009
Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel announces the death of Mr. Joseph Ronald "Ronnie" Daws, age 62, of Carnesville, Georgia, who died Tuesday, February 24, 2009. Funeral servic ...
Memorial Park South Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Annie Duke, age 97, of Flowery Branch who died Thursday, February 26, 2009. Mrs. Duke was a member of the First Baptist ...
Memorial Park Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Martha Coley Harris, age 71, of Poole Road, Lula, Georgia who passed away Thursday, February 26, 2009 at Lanier Park Hospial ...
Nickolas Casey Turpin, known to his family and friends as Casey Turpin, age 23, of Lula, passed away Thursday, February 26, 2009, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following inju ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Ben Etris age 66 of Maysville, Ga. who died Feb. 26, 2009 at his residence of an extended illness. He was an elder of the Homer Presbyteri ...
Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega announces the death of Ms. Kathleen Laurie Wyatt Peavy, age 36, who passed away Wednesday, January 28, 2009 at Evergreen Hospital in Kirkland, Wa ...
Ruth Ann Shirley Banks, 66, of Clayton, GA passed away on Thursday, February 26, 2009 at the Gordon Health and Rehabilitation Center in Calhoun, Georgia.She was born in Perryville, ...
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.