Local Obits for Tue. Apr 7th, 2009
Funeral services for Betty Jean Smith, age 63, of Mt. Airy, will be held on Friday, April 10, 2009, at 11:00 AM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel in Clarkesville. Rev. Paris Whitwo ...
Khampha Kongkeo, age 61, of Cornelia, GA passed away on Tuesday, April 7, 2009.Those wishing to express condolences online may do so by visiting www.whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.Arran ...
Roy Bingham, age 69 of Demorest, passed away Tuesday, April 07, 2009, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Born in Habersham County on March 13, 1940, ...
Anh-Tuyet Thi Nguyen, age 56 of Westhaven Drive, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Memorial ...
Linda Miller, age 61 of Lula, passed away Tuesday, April 07, 2009, at Emory University following an extended illness. Born in Pickens County on August 14, 1947, she was the daughte ...
Winnie Delong Clark, age 101, a resident of The Bell-Minor Nursing Home, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a bri ...
Forrest Ellis age 86 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed peacefully from this life on Tuesday, April 7, 2009. He is survived by Phyllis, his loving wife of 30 years, and a menagerie of p ...
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.