Local Obits for Thu. May 7th, 2009
Mrs. Donna Lee Sharpe, age 55 of Cumming, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2009. She was a member of Grace Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her parents, Robert & Gloria ...
Mr. Terry Lamar Stuckey, age 56 of Cumming, Georgia, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2009. He was born in Mobile Alabama and a long time resident of Pascagoula, Mississippi. He was p ...
Loye Hammond, 71, of Oakwood died Thursday May 7, 2009 following a sudden illness.Born in Dawson County, he had lived in Hall County over 40 years. For many years Mr. Hammond was ...
Memorial Park Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Wanda Mae Hancock Harden, age 68, of Baker Road, Gainesville who passed away Thursday, May 07, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medi ...
Mrs. Winifred (Winnie) Jeannette Poole, 76 of Dunagan Road in Gainesville passed away peacefully Thursday May 7, 2009 at home with her family.Mrs. Poole was born in Hall County, Ge ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. John Edward Sikes, age 80, of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, May 07, 2009.Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, ...
Deborah Hansard West, age 53, of Cleveland, formerly of Demorest, passed away Thursday, May 07, 2009 at her residence following an extended illness.Mrs. West was born in Dekalb Cou ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Emily Hasson Anthony, age 83 of Sautee. Mrs. Anthony passed away Thursday, May 07, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical ...
Mrs. Wilma Ledford Barrett age 77 of Cleveland passed away Thursday May 7, 2009 at her residence following a 5 year battle with breast cancer.Mrs. Barrett, â
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.