Local Obits for Thu. Jul 1st, 2010
PATRICIA G. COOK, age 86, of Alto, GA passed away Thursday, July 1, 2010. Mrs. Cook was born in Toledo, Ohio on January 8, 1924 to the late Gordon Samuel and Oril Ellena Yates Gi ...
Mrs. Lila Fay Smith, age 68 of Forsyth County, passed away Thursday, July 1, 2010. She was preceded in death by her parents, Candler Clayton and Mattie Sue Mathis; sister, Betty Jo ...
Mrs. Geneva Carolyn (Cooley) Wineinger, age 75, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Thursday, July 1, 2010 at New Horizons West Nursing Home in Gainesville following an extended il ...
Ms. Mae Berry Devlin, age 82, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, June 30, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, GA.A memorial visitation service is sc ...
Reverend Thomas James Helton, age 62, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, June 29, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral service ...
Wessie Dell Watson, age 100 died Monday, June 28, 2010. Homegoing Celebration will be held Saturday, July 3, 2010 at 1pm at the Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 4000 Thurmond Tanner, Flow ...
Mr. Jimmy David Collins, Sr., age 58, of Ila, GA died Wednesday, June 30, 2010 at his residence. Mr. Collins was born in Fulton County, GA to the late Jimmy Hamilton and Barbara A ...
Barrett Funeral Home announces the death of Dorothy M. Nusser, age 85 of Cleveland. Mrs. Nusser passed away Thursday, July 1, 2010. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announc ...
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.