Local Obits for Mon. May 2nd, 2011
Shelby Jean Frady, 71, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday May 1, 2011 at her residence following a period of declining health.Born February 7, 1940 in Steele, Alabama to the late Ch ...
Frank Matarrese, 84, Of Cumming, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday May 2nd, 2011. He was a Veteran of the United States Army. The family will receive at the Funeral Home on Thursday ...
Robert Thornburn, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Monday May 2nd, 2011. No services have been announced at this time.
Shirley Sheppard, 52, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Tuesday May 2nd, 2011. The family will be receiving friends at the Funeral Home on Wednesday May 4th, 2011 from the hours ...
Eleanor Jane McCluskey, age 76 of Buford, GA died Monday, May 2, 2011 following a brief illness. Mrs. McCluskey's remains have been cremated. A graveside memorial service wil ...
Bernice Verdell Cantrell, age 77, of Gainesville, GA, who passed away Monday May 02, 2011 at The Oaks at Limestone.Born on February 07, 1934, in Habersham County, GA, she was the d ...
Funeral services for, Flora Mae Lee age 93 of Clermont will be held May 4, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in Wahoo Baptist Church, Mrs. Lee will lie in state from 1:30 to 2:00 p.m. at the churc ...
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.