Local Obits for Mon. Jan 23rd, 2012
Thomas Louis Walls, age 81, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, January 23, 2012. Mr. Walls was born on September 2, 1930, in Habersham County, Georgia; a son of the l ...
Willene Mason Weathersby, age 71, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Monday, January 23, 2012, at the Gateway Health and Rehabilitation Center in Cleveland, Georgia, following an ...
Funeral services will be held 4:00 pm Wednesday January 25, 2012 in Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Ansley Dawn Powell, 17, of Braselton, Ga. Rev. Ron Lewis and Rev. Jeremy Crocker w ...
Johnie "Coot" Randolph Waters, age 89 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, January 23, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral se ...
Mrs. Annie Pruitt, age 62, of Dahlonega, GA died Monday, January 23, 2012, at her residence following an extended illness.Mrs. Pruitt was a native of Tampa, Florida who had lived i ...
Fred William Bradley, 74, of Clayton went to be with the Lord January 23, 2012 after an extended illness.He was born in Rabun County, the son of the late Charles Bradley and Kathle ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Karen Lorene Smith, age 64 of Sautee. Ms. Smith passed away Monday, January 23, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. ...
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.