Local Obits for Sun. May 2nd, 2010
Mr. John E. Sears, age 60, of Dawsonville, passed away Sunday, May 2, 2010. John was born in Chesapeake, VA and moved to Georgia from Aurora, IL in 1985. He retired from AT&T ...
Stephen W. "Steve" McGonigle, age 47 of Cumming, GA passed away Sunday, May 2, 2010. Steve is survived by his wife, Allison McGonigle of Cumming; daughter, Ryann Olivia ...
Lorenzo Marquece Smith, 26, of Gainesville died Sunday, May 2, 2010 at Gainesville. He was born in Hall County, on July 10, 1983. He was the son of Sandra â
Mrs. Teresa Ann Posten, age 50, of Dahlonega, GA died Sunday May 2, 2010.Mrs. Posten was born May 25, 1959 in Hall County, GA. She had lived for many years in Lumpkin County and wa ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Gilbretta Skelton McGhee, age 77 ,of Braselton, formerly of Cleveland. Mrs. McGhee passed away Sunday, May 2, 2010 f ...
Mr. Gary Charles Oliver, age 54 of Sautee, passed away Sunday, May 2, 2010 at his residence following a sudden illness. Mr. Oliver was born May 23, 1955 in Chamblee to Wiley and Lo ...
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.