Local Obits for Fri. Mar 13th, 2009
Mr. Adrian L. Richmond, age 80, of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, March 13, 2009. He was a member of St. Brendanâ
Mr. George Ruel Bagley, age 87, a native and life long resident of Forsyth County, passed away Friday, March 13, 2009. He served on the Forsyth County Board of Education for 13 ye ...
Phyllis Ann Van Horn, age 57 of Dunwoody, passed away Friday, March 13, 2009, at Emory University Hospital - Midtown following an extended illness. Born in Habersham County on Dece ...
W. Gartrell Roberts, age 92, of Clarkesville passed away, Friday, March 13, 2009, following a period of declining health.Born in Habersham County on June 5, 1916, Mr. Roberts was a ...
Charles Alan Eddy, 57, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on March 13, 2009. Charles was born Washington Court House, Fayette County, Ohio on October 10, 1951. Charles Eddy was a ...
Jeanette Yvonne Davis Adams, passed away at her residence on March 12, 2009 following an extended illness. She was a member of New Holland Baptist Church for 45 years and a curren ...
Mary Curtis Mundy Oliver, 84, of Chestnut Mountain, passed away on Friday, March 13, 2009. She was born in Hall County on December 8, 1924. She was preceded in death by her parents ...
Mr. Vassie Ellis, 87, of Hall County, Georgia, passed away on Friday, March 13, 2009 following an extended illness. A native of Dawson County, he had lived most of his life in Hall ...
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.