Local Obits for Fri. Mar 4th, 2011
Cathy Cole age 51 of Winder, passed away Friday, March 4, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966.
Honorable Judge Steven C. Adams, age 61, of Lula, Georgia, passed away on Friday, March 4, 2011. Mr. Adams was born on March 13, 1949, in Habersham County, Georgia to the late Hon ...
Lottie Ann Haynes Cochran, 77, of Gainesville passed away Friday March 4, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held Monday M ...
Richard Harold Jones, Jr., age 64 of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, March 4, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.No funeral services are scheduled at this time ...
Honorable Judge Steven C. Adams, age 61, of Lula, Georgia, passed away on Friday, March 4, 2011.Mr. Adams was born on March 13, 1949, in Habersham County, Georgia to the late Honor ...
James Michael Farmer, age 3 months, infant son of Jacquelyn and Michael Farmer of Sautee, passed away Friday, March 04, 2011 following a sudden illness. Survivors other than the pa ...
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.