Local Obits for Sat. Dec 17th, 2011
Walter Harold Green, known as Harold to family and friends, passed away Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at Embracing Hospice in Cumming. Born March 10, 1928 inTemple, GA, Harold live ...
Funeral services for Lawrence Jeffery Eller, age 59, of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, December 19, 2011 from the New Liberty United Methodist Church. Rev. Alton ...
Linda Jean McAllister Lee, age 61, of Demorest, passed away Saturday, December 17, 2011 at a private nursing facility.Born on February 19, 1950, in Clarkesville, GA, she was a daug ...
Grace Tritt Freeman Robertson, 96, passed away peacefully on December 17, 2011. She was born in Suches, GA on November 13, 1915 to parents Will and Pearl Tritt. She is preceded i ...
Joseph Ellis Schindler, age 51 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, December 17, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Mr. Schindler was ...
Vivian H. Joyner, 89, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Saturday, December 17th, 2011. Entombment of her Cremains will be held on Friday, December 23rd, 2011 at 2:00 PM at the Geo ...
Mr. Harvard Kniffen, age 87, of Hoschton, passed away December 17, 2011 at Gwinnett Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral Services will be held 11:00 am, Wednesday, ...
Rebecca Lynn "Becky" Henson McGriff, age 43, of Dahlonega, GA died December 17, 2011.Becky was born April 20, 1968 in Atlanta, GA. She had lived in the Dahlonega area si ...
Sarah Ruth "Cissy" Cisson Loudermilk, age 86, of Sautee-Nacoochee, Georgia passed away just after midnight Friday, December 2, 2011 following a period of declining health ...
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.