Local Obits for Tue. Apr 27th, 2010
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Kyia William Shipman 62 of Maysville,Ga. Surviviors include wife Mandy Shipman, Sons Mark, Eddie, Kenneth, and Tommy Shipman and daughters ...
Ruth O. Hall, age 74, of Demorest passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2010. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 30, 2010, at Sherwood Memorial Park, Jonesboro, G ...
Fred Kesler, 84, of Gainesville died Tuesday, April 27, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health. Born in Banks County on May 16, 1925, he wa ...
Mrs. Sybil Lee Edwards, age 83 of Murrayville passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2010. Mrs. Edwards was preceded in death by her husband, Earnest Edwards and grandson, Michael Edwards. ...
Mr. Thurman Underwood, age 79 of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Underwood was born September 2, 1930 in Cleveland to the la ...
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.