Local Obits for Wed. Feb 29th, 2012
Evelyn Hamer Hicks, 85, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday February 28, 2012 at her residence following a period of declining health.Born November 26, 1926 in Concord, NC to the la ...
Michael Lynn Stryk, 66, of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away on Wednesday February 29, 2012 at his residence surrounded by family and friends after a long and courageous battle with ...
Pearl Rose Brown, age 91, of Cumming, GA, passed away Wednesday, February 29, 2012. She is survived by her daughter, Cathy Holmes.Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Geor ...
Carl Joel Lynch, age 85 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral services are s ...
Dorothy Ann Parks, age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at New Horizons West Nursing Home following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled ...
William Enge Babcock, Sr., age 82 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, Ma ...
Mr. William Harrell Hudson, age 69, of Braselton, GA died Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Hudson was born in Augusta, GA to the late William Orpheus and Elna B ...
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.