Local Obits for Tue. May 26th, 2009
Mildred Ritts, 78, of Dawsonville died Tuesday May 26, 2009 at Gold City Convalescent Center following a short illness.A native of Tennessee, she had lived in Dawson County for 28 ...
Miss. Betty L. Mooney, age 74 a native and life long resident of Forsyth County, passed away at her residence Tuesday, May 26, 2009. She was a member of Cornith Baptist Church and ...
Darrell D. Hipes of Cumming, Georgia passed away on May 23, 2009. Darrell was born January 26, 1928 in Royal Center, Indiana, and he grew up in Crawfordsville, Indiana. He gradua ...
Elizabeth Anna Becker, age 82, passed away on May 26, 2009. She was preceded in death by her son Joel Becker and her husband of 49 years, Caspar J. Becker. Mrs. Becker was born i ...
Mr. Malvin David Parker, Jr., age 43 of Johns Creek, passed away on Tuesday, May 26, 2009.David was a member of St. Columbaâ
Thomas Eugene Sayer, 80, of Cumming, GA died on May 26, 2009 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. The son of the late Clara and John Sayer, he was born in Kettering, OH.Mr. Sayer was a ...
Michael Allen Land, age 58 of Cornelia, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2009, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Born in Macon County, North Carolina on Ju ...
Mrs. Edna Juanita Tatum, age 53, of Commerce, passed away on May 26, 2009. She was a member of Center Grove Baptist Church in Talmo, GA. She was preceded in death by her parents He ...
Mr. Loy Russell Sutton age 83 of Cleveland passed away May 26, 2009 at North East Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Mr. Sutton was born on November 28, 1925 to t ...
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.