Local Obits for Wed. Jul 29th, 2009
Eva Satterfield Taylor, 78, of Wingate, NC, died Wednesday July 29, 2009 at the Rehab and Nursing Center of Monroe following a period of declining health.Mrs. Taylor was born May 2 ...
Mae Stephens Heimberger, age 87, of Alto, GA passed away, Wednesday, July 29, 2009. Born in Stephens County on August 14, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Lando ...
Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00am on Saturday, August 1, 2009 at the Wardâ
Emory Kimsey Loggins, age 69 of Cherokee Trail Place, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. ...
Funeral services are scheduled for Ethel Susie Harris, age 75, of Lula. Services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday August 1,2009 in Clemons Chapel United Methodist Church, and interment w ...
Mrs. Isabella Cox Stovall, age 98, of Jefferson, passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2009, at her home.Mrs. Stovall, born August 3, 1910, in Clarkton, North Carolina, was a daughter of ...
Mrs. Alma Jane Elfgen Kesler, age 87, of Brandon, Florida, widow of James Clarence Kesler, died Wednesday, July 29, 2009 in Florida. Jane had been a resident of Brandon, Florida si ...
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.