Local Obits for Mon. Oct 3rd, 2011
Frederick J. Waugh, Jr., age 97, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, October 3, 2011, at the Habersham County Medical Center following a sudden illness.Mr. Waugh was b ...
Helen Myers McDuffie, age 92, of Baldwin, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, October 3, 2011, at the Oaks at Scenic View Nursing Home following an extended illness.M ...
Charles David Armour, age 75, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, peacefully on October 3, 2011, after an extended illness. Son of the late Hance and Beulah Lea ...
Charles Farmer, passed away on Monday, October 3, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral arrangements to be announced later by Memorial Park Funeral Home.
Clarence E. Lewis, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, October 3, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, October ...
Mrs. Grace Godfrey Smith, 95 of Gainesville died Monday October 3, 2011 at the Bell-Minor Nursing Home following an extended illness.Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thu ...
Homer Lee Emmett, age 70 of Gainesville passed away Monday October 3, 2011. Ward's Funeral Home of Gainesville.
John Martin, age 60 of Gainesville, Ga died Sunday, Oct 2, 2011. Arrangements to be announced by Wimberly & Jackson, Gainesville, 770-536-3251
Myrtle Ward Hewell, age 96 of Gillsville, passed away on Monday, October 3, 2011 following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 2: ...
Mr. Thomas Waller, age 76, of Jefferson passed away Monday, October 3, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfu ...
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.