Local Obits for Mon. Jun 13th, 2011
Mrs. Helen Katherine Nix, age 82 of Dawsonville, Georgia, and better known as "Granny" to her family, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, June 13, 2011 at her reside ...
Linda Davis Long, 67, of Dawsonville passed away Monday June 13, 2011 at her residence following a sudden illness.Born September 4, 1943 in Hueytown, Alabama to the late Bernard K. ...
Harold Franklin Edwards, age 74, of Clarkesville, passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are schedu ...
Mr. John Kenneth Cope, age 54, of Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia, passed away Monday, June 13, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Complete arrangements t ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mya B. Lea, 55, of Clarkesville.Ms. Lea died Monday, June 13, 2011, at her residence.Born May 21, 1956, in Poughkeepsie, ...
Jose Uribe, age 55 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, June 13, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, June ...
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 15, 2011 in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home for Mrs. Mary Joyce Roberts, 90, of Gainesville. Mr. Greg P ...
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.