Local Obits for Sat. Jun 11th, 2011
Timothy Lowe King age 52, of Winder, passed away Saturday, June 11, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfunera ...
Lorie Dee Roper Cadle, age 42 of Cumming, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2011 at her residence following a sudden illness. Memorial services are scheduled for Wednesd ...
Benny T. Barrs, age 82, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2011, at Habersham Home West. Those who wish to express online condolences to the Barrs family m ...
Funeral services for Jesse Felton Fincannon, age 85, of Carnesville will be held at 3:00 PM on Monday, June 13, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Dennis Duck will offic ...
Funeral Services will be held Tuesday June 14, 2011 in Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Robert Bowles, 47 of Gainesville. The Family will receive friends from 10:00 am til 8:00 pm Mon ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Charles L. "Charlie" Whitmire, 82, of Commerce, Ga. who passed away Saturday June 11, 2011 at his residence following a peri ...
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.