Local Obits for Thu. Apr 30th, 2009
Ingam Funeral Home of Cumming, Georgia announces the death of Mrs. Mary Kathryn Lawrence, age 78, of Gainesville, Georgia who passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2009. Survivors inclu ...
Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel announces the death of Mrs. Opal Thornhill Mullinax, age 74, of Buford, Georgia who died Thursday, April 30, 2009 following an extended illness.Funera ...
Jessie Adams, age 79 of Gainesville passed away Thursday April 30, 2009. Complete arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home of Gainesville.
Sandra Lee Miller age 50 of Gainesville passed away ThursdayApril 30, 2009 at Peachtree Christian Hospice.Ms. Miller was born May 8, 1958 in Fulton County. She was ahomemaker and w ...
Mrs. Cleo Cindy Rider, age 76, of Dahlonega, GA died Thursday April 30, 2009 at Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega. Mrs. Rider was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpki ...
Mr. Eugene Wayne Young, age 79, of Dahlonega, GA died Thursday April 30, 2009 at Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega. Mr. Young was born in South Dakota. Mr. Young and hi ...
Mr. Richard Lee Adams, age 50, of Helen, died Thursday, April 30, 2009 at Northeast GA Medical Center following a sudden illness. Mr. Adams was born in Hall County on January 20, 1 ...
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.