Local Obits for Thu. Mar 29th, 2012
Mrs. Florence Evelyn Duncan, age 91, of Homer, GA died Thursday, March 29, 2012 at Wood Dale Health and Rehab. She was born in Franklin County, GA to the late Arthur and Zora Bel ...
Mr. James Michael (Chuck) Moore, age 56, of Athens died Thursday, March 29, 2012 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Moore was born in Clarke County to the late Mell and Grace M ...
Mildred Idalene Shead Cothran, age 75, of Cumming, GA, passed away Thursday, March 29, 2012.She was a member of Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church. She is preceded in death by ...
Deward Ausborn, age 69, of Toccoa, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, March 29, 2012, at the Habersham Medical Center.Mr. Ausborn was born on November 10, 1942, in Banks County, Geo ...
Charles Christopher "Kit" Clark, 46 of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday March 29, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Memorial services ...
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday March 31, 2012, in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home for Mr. Fred Baker Simpson, Sr., 92, of Gainesville. Rev. ...
Mrs. Janette Harrelson Liebe, age 64, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, March 29, 2012 at home surrounded by her family, following an extended illness.Memorial Services will be ...
Helen Marie Kimsey, age 91, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Tuesday, February 29, 2012 at Northeast GA Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.Helen resided in Dahlonega, GA for 36 years a ...
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.