Local Obits for Fri. Sep 9th, 2011
Billy F. Hardy, 70, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday September 8, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.Born October 30, 1940 in Jackson County to the late Ralph a ...
Eddie Mae Revells, 92, of Cumming, GA, formerly of Thomasville, GA, went to be with the Lord on Friday, September 9, 2011. She was born March 17, 1919 to the late Eddie and Mae Po ...
Harriet Barnett Shoemaker Reichard, 93, of Cumming, GA passed away Friday, September 9, 2011 at her residence. She moved to Cumming in 2002 from New Bethlehem, PA. She was a memb ...
Edna Chambers (Davis) Carpenter, 94, died peacefully, Friday, September 9, 2011, in Cartersville, GA. Born May 27, 1917, in Homer, Georgia, the daughter of the late George M. and M ...
Athena Elise Rado, infant daughter of William & Sabrina Rado, of Lula, passed away on Friday, September 9, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Memorial Park Funeral Home, ...
Funeral services are scheduled for, Robert Earl Jones, Jr. age 59 of Gainesville. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday September 11,2011 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. The ...
Mrs. Stella Pearl "Martin" Rowden, age 82, of Murrayville, Ga. died September 9, 2011.She was born on December 16, 1928 in Bradenton, Florida. She was the daughter of the ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Anna Lou Hunt, age 95 of Cleveland. Mrs. Hunt passed away Friday, September 09, 2011 at a private nursing home follo ...
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.