Local Obits for Tue. Oct 16th, 2012
Lillie Ruth Dodd Tumlin, age 68 of Alto, passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2012. Born in Cumming, Georgia on June 10, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Robert Andy and Sarah El ...
Mr. William Dewey "Willie" Hallford, age 85 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Habe ...
Trina Warren, age 29 of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at Grady Memorial Hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.Memorial services are schedu ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Velma L. Youngblood Williamson, 92, of Commerce, GA. Mrs. Williamson passed away on Monday October 15th, at Northridge Health and Rehab Ce ...
Mrs. Winifred Gulley Chandler, age 95, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at Senic View Nursing Home. Mrs. Chandler was born in Franklin County to the late Lon C. and ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Calvin Vinson Ogletree, 80, of Athens, Ga., who passed away Tuesday October 16, 2012.Mr. Ogletree was born in Jackson County, Ga., a s ...
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.