Local Obits for Tue. May 5th, 2009
Stiles Jerry Owens, 63, of Dawsonville, GA died on May 5, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Greenville, SC, he was the son of the late Stiles and Kate Owens.Jerry ...
Frances Virginia Mijal Moch, 72, passed away May 5, 2009 at Embracing Hospice in Cumming, Georgia. She was born Aug. 4, 1936, in Manchester, to Matthew and Stella Jajesnica Mijal ...
Catherine Madeline Carter, age 86 of Lawrenceville, Georgia passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2009 at St. Josephâ
Funeral services for Jewell Rohletter Welborn, age 87, of Mt. Airy, will be held on Friday, May 8, 2009, at 11;00 AM from the Bethlehem Baptist Church. Rev. Furman Lewis, Dr. Bill ...
Memorial services will be held Saturday May 9,2009 at 2:00 pm from the chapel of Little-Davenport Funeral Home, for Vicki Lee Pinner,56 of Flowery Branch.The family will receive fr ...
Willie Mae McGee, age 73 of Roper Hill Rd., Gainesville, Georgia, passed away May 5, 2009 at her residence following an extended illness.Funeral Services are scheduled for Saturday ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Grace St. John Williams, age 97, of Clayton, GA, formerly of Talmo, who passed away on Tuesday, May 5, 2009. Mrs. Williams was born o ...
Mrs. Patsy Lynn Frazier Toole, age 69 of Cleveland, passed away at Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega on Tuesday, May 05, 2009.Mrs. Toole was born on May 19, 1939 in Little R ...
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.