Local Obits for Tue. Jun 14th, 2011
Pamela Kay Dangar, 61 of Alpharetta, GA passed away Tuesday, June 14, 2011. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. at McDonald and Son Chapel, Cummin ...
Teresa Turner Langston, age 54 of Gainesville, Ga died Tuesday, June 14, 2011. She is survived by her husband Julius Langston, mother Margie Carrington, step-father; Clifford Turn ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Emma Joann Whisnant, 51, of Pendergrass who passed away at the Athens Regional Medical Center early Monday evening. Born in Bar ...
Mrs. Betty S. Pitchford, age 75, of Dahlonega, Ga. died June 14, 2011.She was preceded in death by her parents, Judge Stringer and Annie Smith Stringer; husband, Clarence Pitchfor ...
Mrs. Lola Adame, age 95, of Dahlonega, GA died Thursday June 14, 2011.She was preceded in death by her parents, Ambrosio and Maria Salazar; her husband, Victor Adame; her son, Thom ...
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.