Local Obits for Mon. Jun 18th, 2012
Mr. John Francis Rylee, age 86 of Maysville died Monday, June 18, 2012 at Brighter Mornings. Mr. Rylee was the son of the late, Wilkie and Lily Smith Rylee. Mr. Rylee was a membe ...
Mary Edith Jones, 99 of Cumming, GA died on June 18, 2012 at Cumming Manor. Born in Mayfield, KY she was the daughter of the late Edward and Lottie Powers.She is survived by her c ...
John Hollingsworth Griscom Sr., age 94, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away June 18, 2012. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 21, 2012 at First United Methodist Churc ...
Lesa Ann Godsey, age 51, of Gainesville passed away Monday, June 18, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, following an extended illness.Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Thu ...
Mr. Harold L. Towe, age 76, of Braselton, Georgia, passed away Monday, June 18, 2012 at his residence. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Thursday, June21, 201 ...
Mr. Clarence Augustas Whitworth, age 97, of Toccoa, went to be with his Lord and Savior Monday, June 18, 2012 at his home with his loving family by his side.Born on October 5, 1914 ...
Mrs. Betty Enroth Smith age 75 of Sautee Nacoochee passed away Monday June 18, 2012 at Northeast Ga Medical Center. Mrs. Smith was born in Gulfport Mississippi the daughter of the ...
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.