Local Obits for Fri. May 27th, 2011
Taylor Hammond Gazaway, 17, of Evans, Georgia passed away Thursday May 26, 2011.Born July 29, 1993, Mr. Gazaway was a native of Forsyth County and had lived in Evans for the past 5 ...
Geneva Howard, age 81 of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, May 27, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, M ...
George Edward Carter, 88, of Gainesville passed away Friday May 27, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held Tue ...
Jennifer Michele Gilbert Miller, age 38, was received by God on May 27, 2011. She beautifully and courageously battled terminal cancer for over three years. She was surrounded by f ...
Lissie Lurline Mitchell, 82, of Oakwood passed away Friday May 27, 2011 at her residence following a sudden illness. Funeral services will be held Tuesday May 31, 2011 a ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Earl Reid Hudspeth, age 79, of Jefferson, passed away on Friday, May 27, 2011. Mr. Hudspeth was born in Gaston, NC, a son to the late ...
Irma J. Teague, age 90, of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, formerly of Toccoa, Georgia, passed away on Friday, May 27, 2011. Those who wish to express online condolences to the Teague fa ...
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.