Local Obits for Fri. Sep 30th, 2011
Laddie H. Long, 82, of Dawsonville passed away Friday September 30, 2011 at his residence following a short illness.Mr. Long was born April 12, 1929 in Lincoln County to the late G ...
Funeral services for Alice Elizabeth Rush Jones, age 81, of Demorest, will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, October 3, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Russ Barker and Rev. ...
Lucille Bond Browning, age 86, of St. George, West Virginia, formerly of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Friday, September 30, 2011.Mrs. Browning was born on April 17, 1925, in C ...
Merlene Hogsed, prominent business woman and lifelong resident of Cornelia, passed away Friday, September 30, 2011, at her residence following an extended illness. Born in Birmingh ...
Darcy Forbes, age 36, of Gainesville passed away peacefully on Friday, September 30, 2011 after a long illness surrounded by her loving family and friends. Funeral services will be ...
James M. "Gabby" Hayes, age 78 of Oakwood, passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2011 at his residence following a sudden illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Satu ...
Michael Flack, age 46 of Sugar Hill, Georgia, died suddenly Friday, September 30, 2011 after a long battle with diabetes. Mr. Flack has been cremated and a memorial service will be ...
Mrs. Frances Fields, age 69, of Mineral Bluff, GA and formerly of Dahlonega, GA, died Thursday, September 29, 2011 at the Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga, TN following a bri ...
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.