Local Obits for Thu. Dec 15th, 2011
Robert G. Stuck, 53, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday December 15, 2011 following as sudden illness.Born May 1, 1958 in Canandaigua, NY, he grew up in Wolcott, NY and had lived ...
Mr. John F. Rogers age 35 of Cumming, Ga passed away on Thursday December 15, 2011. No services are scheduled at this time. Memorial Park Funeral is in charge of arrangements. Memo ...
Sylvia K. Strain, age 73, of Cumming, passed away at her residence on Thursday, December 15, 2011. She was preceded in death by her parents, Theo and Mattie Lou Kendall; brother an ...
Funeral services for Willie Mae Heaton Bramlett, age 92, of Demorest will be held at 1:00 PM, Saturday, December 17, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Billy Trotter &am ...
Benjamin Ralph Abernathy, age 80, of Lula, Georgia, passed away Thursday, December 15, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p ...
Memorial services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 8, 2012 in the chapel of Gainesville First United Methodist Church for Mr. Jack Harrison Barnett, 84, of Gainesville, ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Gladys H. Ray, 86, of Pendergrass who passed away early Thursday morning at the Athens Regional Medical Center. Born in Dawson C ...
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.