Local Obits for Sun. Jan 31st, 2010
Brenda Diane Williams, age 57, of Cumming passed away Sunday, January 31, 2010. Brenda was employed by the Forsyth County Board of Education, working at Chestatee Elementary Schoo ...
Ivany V. Menhorn of Cumming passed away on January 31, 2010 after a long illness. She was born Maria Ivany Gomes Vieira in Brazil and was preceded in death by her father, Sebasti& ...
Mr. Ricky Joe Frady, Sr., age 48 of Cumming, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2010. Survivors include his wife, Janice Denise Frady of Gainesville; mother, Doris Holloway of Bufo ...
Mabel Irene Starr, age 99, of Oakwood passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Graveside services are scheduled for We ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Robert Henry Maynor Sr., age 57 of Murrayville. Mr. Maynor passed away Sunday, January 31, 2010 at Northeast Georgia ...
Mrs. Teruko K. Martin 77 of Gainesville died January 31, 2010. Memoral service 2 p.m. Monday February 1, 2010 at Mason & Ward Funeral Home, Gainesville, Georgia. The family wil ...
Mr. Willie Waymon Cowart, age 74, of Commerce died Sunday, January 31, 2010 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Cowart was born in Banks County to the late John and Lucille Dai ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Jeanette Rusty Minton, age 81, of Cleveland. Mrs. Minton passed away Sunday, January 31, 2010 following an extended ...
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.