Local Obits for Thu. May 21st, 2009
Ingram Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Beulah Lee Payne, age 84, of Cumming who passed away Monday, May 19, 2009.Mrs. Payne was preceded in death by her husband John H. Pa ...
Rod Singleton, age 55 of Woodstock, Georgia passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at Embracing Hospice in Cumming, Georgia. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Online ...
William Frederick Bryant, Jr., age 70, of Cumming, GA died on May 21, 2009 in Destin, FL. The son of Wylene Bryant of Canton, GA and the late Fred Bryant, Bill was also predecease ...
Everett Pitts, age 75, of Mt. Airy, Georgia died Thursday, May 21, 2009 following an extended illness. Mr. Pitts was born on April 16, 1934 in Habersham County, Georgia ...
Ivie Funeral Home anounces the death of Mr. Barnard Rogers Edwards, age 72, of Commerce who died Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at BJC Hospital. Born in Jackson County, he was the son of ...
Thurston Eugene Wilbanks Sr., 65, of Dillard, GA, passed away at his home on Thursday morning, May 21, 2009.He was born in Rabun County and was the son of the late Julius Peter Wil ...
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.