Local Obits for Sun. Jan 22nd, 2012
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Wanda Jean Mendoza, 48,of Carnesville who passed away at the Northridge Medical Center in Commerce on Sunday. Born in Commerce, ...
Mr. Lee Dixon age 85 of Dawsonville passed away Sunday Jan. 22, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness.On line condolences may be made to memorialparkfuneralhomes.comF ...
Nancy Ruth Long, age 60, of Ball Ground, GA, passed away Sunday, January 22, 2012. She was a graduate of Sam Rayburn High School in Pasadena, TX. and a 15 year employee of Bank o ...
Ashari Malone-Slaughter, infant of Gainesville passed away on Thursday, January 19, 2012. Graveside Service will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery at 2pm on Tuesday, January 24,201 ...
Mr. Jimmy L. Blankenship, age 61, of Flowery Branch passed away January 22, 2012 after a sudden illness.Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, January 26, 2012 from the Chap ...
Sarah Louise Tanner Jarrard, age 66 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, January 22, 2012 at her residence following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, ...
Mrs. Ethelene Westmoreland Cathey Hunter age 86 of Helen passed away Sunday January 22, 2012 at Northeast Ga Medical Center. Mrs. Hunter was born September 24, 1925 in White County ...
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.