Local Obits for Sat. Oct 23rd, 2010
Betty Jane Hern, age 83, of Cumming, Ga., passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010. Betty was preceded in death by her loving husband Herbert R. Hern and her son Michael R. Hern.She ...
Charles Junior Bruner, age 66, of Jasper, Georgia passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010.Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 26 at Sawnee View Gardens Ce ...
Mary Freda Bishop, age 78, of Clarkesville, GA passed away on Saturday, October 23, 2010 following extended illness at her residence. Mrs. Bishop was born in Greensboro, NC on Jul ...
Talmadge Grady Holcomb, age 78 of Clarkesville, passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010, at Habersham Home West following a brief illness. Born in Tiger, Ga. on April 02, 1932, he w ...
Vance Covington Galloway II, age 54 of Baldwin, passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Born in Demorest, Georgia, o ...
George Ezra Pilgrim, III died October 23, 2010 after a brief illness. He graduated from the University of Georgia where he was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity. Mr. Pil ...
Grace Lee, age 93, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for M ...
Frank Marinaccio, age 84 of Sautee, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, October 23, 2010.Mr. Marinaccio was born December 11, 1925 in Rhode Island to the late Nichola and Te ...
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.