Local Obits for Tue. Jun 16th, 2009
Bobby Scroggins, 58, of Dawsonville died Tuesday June 16, 2009 at his residence following a short illness.Born April 1, 1951 in Fulton County, had had lived in Dawson County over 8 ...
Mrs. Martha Ann Fambro, age 72, of Dawsonville, GA died Tuesday June 16, 2009 at her residence.Mrs. Fambro was born in Charlottesville, VA June 17, 1936. She had lived in Lumpkin C ...
Mr. John Miller Sims, age 73 of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, June 16, 2009.He was a member of Park Street Methodist Church, West End in Atlanta, a former Boy Scout and enjoyed cam ...
Kyle Hayes Palazzo, 20, of Cumming, GA died on June 16, 2009. Kyle was born on May 3, 1989 and was baptized on February 12, 2005.Kyle was a devoted Witness of Jehovah God and Teac ...
Gladys Bearden, 92, of Alpharetta died Tuesday June 16, 2009 at North Fulton Regional Hospital following a period of declining health.Born July 19, 1916 in Dawson County to the lat ...
Mrs. Dorothy Bugg Jones passed away on Tuesday, June 16, 2009.She was preceded in death by her husband James David Jones. She is survived by her brothers and sister-in-law Jesse an ...
Pam Mosby, age 87, died Wednesday June 16th, 2009. She was the wife of Bob Mosby of Gainesville, GA. We remember her as the lovely lady who made everyone feel good. Born in Sydney, ...
Robert Lee Wetherford died Tuesday, June 16, 2009 in Northeast Georgia Medical Center after a short illness. Mr. Wetherford was a member of Straightway Baptist Church and was a ret ...
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.