Local Obits for Mon. Aug 24th, 2009
Effie Gochee Spencer died Monday, August 24, 2009. She retired from CDC in 1982. Born in Rome, New York, she had lived in Georgia since 1965. She is survived by her husband, Jac ...
Mr. James P. Smith, age 88 of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away Sunday, August 24, 2009. Survivors include sisters and brother-in-law, Gladys Taylor of Conyers, GA, Helen and Darrel ...
Pauline Roberts Thomas, age 88 of Demorest, passed away Monday, August 24, 2009, at Habersham Home following an extended illness. Born in Habersham County, on April 23, 1921, she w ...
Helen Stewart, 73, of Murrayville GA., passed away Monday, August 24, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A Native of Welch, West Virginia she was on December 2, 1935 and was ...
Memorial Park announces the death of Mrs. Maria De Jesus Morales, 33 of Gainesville. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.
Sarah Hawkins, age 56, of Ledan Road, Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, August 24, 2009 at Limestone Heritage Nursing Home following a brief illness. Funeral ser ...
Mr. Jerry Nunnally, age 59, of Martin, died Monday, August 24, 2009, at Heritage Healthcare of Toccoa.Born August 3, 1950 in Hall County, GA, he was a son of Howard Nunnally and th ...
Mrs. Mamie Barrett Brown age 90 of Cleveland passed away Monday August 24, 2009 at Northeast Ga Medical Center following a brief illness.Mrs. Brown was born in White County the dau ...
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.