Local Obits for Thu. Jul 9th, 2009
Beloved husband, father, son, and brother, Ernest J. Zingleman, age 45, of Cumming, Ga., died July 9, 2009 after a courageous 9-month battle with brain cancer.He earned a B.A. from ...
Edward F. McCarthy, age 56 of Dacula, Georgia died Thursday, July 9, 2009 after a brief illness. A Memorial service will be held Monday, July 13, 2009 at 3:00 PM at Hamilton Mill M ...
Li-Hui Chu, age 87 of Alpharetta, Georgia passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2009. A private Funeral Service will be held at Byars Funeral Home at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 18, 2009. In ...
Jackie King Wallace, age 49 of McDonough and formerly of Cornelia, GA, died Thursday, July 9, 2009. Mrs. Wallace was born on June 7, 1960 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late H ...
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00pm on Sunday, July 12, 2009 at Oak Grove Baptist Church for Hoyt Dorsey Davidson, age 91 of Gainesville. The Rev. Brian Malcolm , Rev. Clack ...
Nelle Flowers Williams, 82, of Gainesville, passed away Thursday, July 9, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Born in Gaston County, NC on Decemb ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Ila Jane Skelton Roberts, age 89, of Jefferson, who passed away Thursday, July 9, 2009. Mrs. Roberts, a native of Jackson County, was a d ...
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.