Local Obits for Sun. Nov 11th, 2012
Robert Francisco Carrino, 81 of Dawsonville, GA passed away Sunday November 11, 2012 at his residence following a brief illness.Born August 9th 1932 in Richmond, IN to the late Gui ...
Marise Joyce Simmons, 74, of Norcross, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 11th, 2012. The family will be announcing a Memorial Service at a later date. Arrangements by Byars F ...
Bernice "Bea" Anderson Caudell, age 85 of Cornelia, passed away Sunday, November 11, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Habersham County on June 17, 1927, ...
Funeral services for Mildred "Mickey" Butts, age 84, of Clarkesville will be held on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 2:00 PM from the Clemens Chapel United Methodist Fune ...
Emory Broome, Jr. of Flowery Branch, passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2012 at Willow Wood Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled f ...
Mrs. Betty Jean (Lawson) Waldrip, age 81, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, November 11, 2012 at her residence.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Wednesday, Nove ...
William K. Wiley 64 of Commerce died Sunday Nov. 11, 2012. He was the son of the late Henry and Annie Mae Chitwood Wiley and was retired. Survivors include his wife Paula Wiley o ...
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.