Local Obits for Fri. Jun 19th, 2009
Mr. Bobby Farrell Teems, age 67 of Cumming, passed away Friday, June 19, 2009. He was a charter member of Faith Baptist Church and was preceded in death by Fate Teems, Luda Teems, ...
Karen Jean Thornburg Turpin, age 69, of Talluha Falls, GA formerly of McDonough, GA passed away on Friday, June 19, 2009. Mrs. Turpin was born in Toccoa, GA on January 12, 1940 to ...
Funeral services for Donald Paul Kidd age 61 of Clermont. Services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday June 22,2009 in Mt. Olive Baptist Church. Interment will be in the church cemetery Vis ...
Lola Juanita Skinner, age 76 of Gainesville, passed away Friday, June 19 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Complete arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home of G ...
Youngs announces the death of Ms Betty Sue Ware age 70 of Gainesville.
Mr. William Joseph Brittle, Sr., age 79 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Friday, June 19, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Complete arrangements will be announced by M ...
Mrs. Brenda Sue Brown, age 58, of Dahlonega, GA died June 19, 2009 at her residence following a sudden illness.Mrs. Brown was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.She w ...
Mrs. Elizabeth (Bess) Weaver Grindle, age 89, of Dahlonega, GA passed away June 19, 2009 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.She was the daughter of the late Frank and ...
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.