Local Obits for Wed. Jan 11th, 2012
Mary Louise Patterson of Alpharetta, GA went to be with the Lord on January 11, 2012 after battling congestive heart failure. Born in Baltimore, MD, April 6, 1937, she was the onl ...
Ruth S. McClure, age 92 of Suwanee, GA, passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2012. Mrs. McClure was born in Pittsburg, PA and attended Duke University where she met her husband. She ...
Funeral services for Jean W. Lee, age 62, of Clarkesville will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, January 14, 2012 from the Macedonia Baptist Church. Rev. Brion Williams will officia ...
John Edward Moore, age 83, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2012, at his residence. Mr. Moore was born in South Carolina on January 7, 1929, to the l ...
Mr. Frank Davis, age 79, of Talmo, who passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2012. Mr. Davis was born in Jackson County, a son to the late William and Mattie Stover Davis. Mr. Davi ...
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.