Local Obits for Tue. Jun 7th, 2011
Tyler Kenneth Seay, 16, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday June 7, 2011.Born June 2, 1995, Tyler was a lifelong resident of Dawson County. He attended both Dawson County School an ...
Herbert Ascott (Buddy) Lang, Jr., age 59, of Cumming, GA died on Tuesday, June 7, 2011. He was born on August 17, 1951 in Atlanta and was the son of the late Herbert Ascott Lang, ...
Charles Munroe, age 72, of Cornelia, Georgia, formerly of Oakwood, Georgia and Massachusetts, passed away on Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at his residence following an extended illness.M ...
Helen Ruth Maddox, age 85 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Mond ...
Surrounded by love and filled with his strong Faith in our Lord, Russell Elwood Lind passed away early Tuesday morning, June 7, 2011. Born June 21, 1928, in Minneapolis, Minnesota ...
Sheila Kay Webb, age 49 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Fr ...
Mrs. Lucy Margaret Benton, age 93, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at Northridge Medical Center. Mrs. Benton was born in Oglethorpe County, GA to the late Benjamin and ...
Mr. James Frank Tallman, age 50, of Murrayville, GA (Lumpkin County) died June 7, 2011.Mr. Tallman was a former resident of White County.He is survived by a sister, Patricia Tallma ...
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.