Local Obits for Thu. Jun 21st, 2012
Emily Millwood, age 81 of Conyers, GA and formerly of Buford, GA died suddenly on Thursday, June 21, 2012. Mrs. Millwood has been cremated and a Memorial Service will be held Sunda ...
James P. Bellamy, age 86, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2012, at the Habersham Medical Center.Mr. Bellamy was born on September 14, 1925, in Banks County, ...
Mr. Billy Mack Wisdom, age 69, of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, June 21, 2012. Funeral services will be announced at a later date. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 ...
Billy Ray Howard age 46 of Gillsville passed away Thursday June 21, 2012 at New Horizons West following an extended illness.Mr. Howard was born in Hall County the son of the late C ...
Caleb Andrew Powers, age 20 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.Funeral ...
Norma Jean Smith, age 44 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Sa ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Phillip Payne "Pete" Gaddis, age 54, of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2012. Mr. Gaddis was born in Winder ...
Kayla Michelle Lewallen Bray age 21 of Toccoa formerly of Cleveland passed away Thursday June 21, 2012 at Stephens County Hospital.Mrs. Bray was born in Hall County and lived in Wh ...
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.