Local Obits for Wed. May 5th, 2010
Mrs. Wagoner was born in Banks County, on March 8, 1940. She was preceded in death by her father, Pierce Davidson, first husband, Theodore Caudell and a widow of Robert Wagoner, 2 ...
Mrs. Imogene Karr Harris, age 86, of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2010. Mrs. Harris was a member of Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church and in recent years attended Sale ...
John Michael McConnell, age 3, of Gainesville, Georgia, went to be with Jesus Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at Scottish Rite Children's Hospital following a sudden illness. Funeral ser ...
Mrs Mozetta Whelchel, 84 years old, passed away on May 5, 2010. Her funeral services will be held Saturday May 8, 2010 at Mt Zion Baptist Church, Flowery Branch, Ga at 11:00am.
Stanley Duckett, age 60 of the Hollingsworth Community, passed away Wednesday, May 05, 2010, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Duckett was born in Jackson County on Septembe ...
Mrs. Frances Carol Wigley, age 60, of Dahlonega, GA, died Wednesday May 5, 2010.Mrs. Wigley was born in Clayton, Ga. She had lived in Dahlonega for 40 years. She was a member of Sh ...
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.