Local Obits for Wed. Aug 4th, 2010
George Elbert Whitfield, age 61, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, August 4, 2010.A memorial visitation service will be held from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, August 15, 2010, a ...
Danny Benjamin Hatfield, age 69 of Nashville, Tennessee, formerly of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at Alive Hospice, Nashville, Tennessee following an exten ...
George Paul Proco, 71, of Cumming, GA died on August 1, 2010 at St. Joseph Hospital in Atlanta, GA. Born in Blacksburg, VA, he was the son of the late Ruby and George Proco.Paul s ...
Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Saturday August 7, 2010 in Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Stacey Michelle Archer, 33, of Gainesville. Rev. Jason Buffington officiating. Buri ...
Linda Sue Miller, age 54 of Talmo, passed away Wednesday, August 04, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mrs. Miller was born September 03, 195 ...
Mary Lee Elgin, 67, of the Persimmon Community, went home to be with the Lord at her residence on Wednesday, August 4, 2010.She was born in Rabun County and was the daughter of the ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Ricky Harrison Parker, age 52 of Cleveland. Mr. Parker passed away Wednesday, August 04, 2010 at Habersham County Med ...
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.