Local Obits for Tue. May 29th, 2012
Mr. Charles Lee Sullivan, age 70 of Homer, GA died Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Sullivan was born in Clarkesville to the late, Emory Keets and Edith Chambers Sulli ...
Lewis Elmer Payne, age 94 of Forsyth County, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2012. He was a member and deacon of Beaver Ruin Baptist Church. He was an avid outdoorsman, loved gardenin ...
MRS. DOROTHY CHASTAIN WILEY, age 86 of Cornelia, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in Habersham County, Ge ...
Clara M. Rider, age 87 of Shelby, North Carolina, formerly of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center, Shelby, North Carolina. ...
Mr. Jimmy Stringer,(65) of Gainesville, Georgia passed on May 29, 2012. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, June 6, 2012, 2:00pm at Mount Zion Baptist Church , 4000 Thurmon ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Bernard S. Jola, age 88 of Cleveland. Mr. Jola passed away Tuesday May 22, 2012 at his residence. Memorial services 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.