Local Obits for Sat. Aug 8th, 2009
Jackie Williams, 54, of Dawsonville died Saturday August 8, 2009 at his residence following a sudden illness.Born October 6, 1954 in Forsyth County to the late James E. â
Randy Banta, 58, of Martin, GA died Saturday August 8, 2009 at the Veteranâ
Ms. Becky Cowan, age 38 of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, August 8, 2009. She was a member of Ridgeview Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her papa, Charles Cowan, N ...
Herbert J. Baldwin, age 80, passed away August 8, 2009. A memorial service will be held at Powers Ferry United Methodist Church on Friday, August 14, at 4:00, followed by a recept ...
Mrs. Susan Lowe Borucki, age 59 of Cumming, GA, went home to be with our Lord on Saturday, August 8, 2009. She was born on August 13, 1949 in Munich, Germany to Col. (ret). Willia ...
Funeral services for Robert Lee Morrison, age 52, of Stone Mountain, will be held on Tuesday, August 11, 2009, at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Furman Lewis will ...
Ella J. Force, age 84 of Dover Road, Gainesville, passed away Saturday, August 8, 2009 at ACC Assisted Living Facility in Commerce, Georgia following an extended illness. ...
Emma "Maw" Gray Bates, 88 of Liberty, South Carolina was the matriarch of a family of 98, she was born in Laurel, County Kentucky on March 12, 1921 and died on Saturday A ...
Ron Kutay, 54 of Gainesville formerly of Warner Robins passed away suddenly on Saturday while cycling in North Georgia.Ron as born July 18, 1955 in Hershey, PA., the 3rd child of S ...
Texie Mae Clark, 90 of Gainesville passed away Saturday August 8, 2009 at her daughter's residence after fighting a battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held at Dewber ...
Homer L. Mooney, 81, of Dahlonega died Saturday August 8, 2009 at Alzheimers Care of Commerce.Born December 2, 1927 in Lumpkin County to the late Luther and Sallie Mooney, Mr. Moon ...
, Cartersville, and formerly of Lumpkin County
Mrs. Irene Dale, age 74, of Cartersville, Georgia, and formerly of Lumpkin County, died Saturday August 8, 2009. Irene was born in Lumpkin County and had lived in Car ...
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.