Local Obits for Sun. Apr 17th, 2011
Bruce E. Snyder, 57, of Woodstock, Georgia passed away on Sunday April 17th, 2011. He was a Veteran of the United States Marine Corps. The family will be announcing a Memorial Ser ...
Clarence Gazaway, age 81, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2011. He was a lifelong resident of Forsyth County and a longtime member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church. Clarence ...
Walton Robert Green, Jr., age 76, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2011. He was a lifelong resident of the area and attended Hopewell Baptist Church. Walton is preceded in ...
Joseph Serra, age 85 of Clarkesville passed away, Sunday, April 17, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Mr. Serra was born August 16, 1925 in Pennsylvania to the late Luigi an ...
Shirley Anne Jones Lingle, age 74, of Gainesville passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2011Mrs. Lingle was born in Eastman, GA on August 26, 1936 to Fred and Grace Jones. Mrs. Lingle a ...
Mr. Stanley "Stan" Leroy Truelove, age 55, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funer ...
Mrs. Joyce Barrett Aikens, age 66, of Nicholson, GA died Sunday, April 17, 2011 at her residence. Mrs. Aikens was born in Jackson County to the late Grady and Lola Robinson Barret ...
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.