Local Obits for Fri. Jun 22nd, 2012
Lucille Cox Andrews, age 95 and lifelong resident of Cumming, passed away Friday, June 22, 2012. She was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church for over 50 years. She was preceded ...
Marlana Martin Burt, age 51 of Cumming, passed away Friday, June 22, 2012. She was a member of Settingdown Baptist Church. She loved refurbishing furniture and loved fishing. She w ...
Mary Juanita Reece age 70 of Jacksonville, Florida formerly of Gainesville passed away Friday June 22, 2012.Mrs. Reece was born February 25, 1942 in Greenville, South Carolina to t ...
Funeral Service is scheduled for 11 AM Monday June 25, 2012 at the Little-Davenport Chapel with the Rev. Mike Taylor officiating, interment will follow in the Memorial Park Cemeter ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Dave Collins, age 88, of Commerce, GA, who passed away on Friday, June 22, 2012. Mr. Collins was born in Appling County, GA, a son to ...
Mr. Michael Everett Brown, age 52, of Hoschton passed away Friday, June 22. 2012. Michael attended Northeast Church. He is survived by his loving wife of 20 years Christina Bledso ...
Mrs. Marion Payne Ariail, age 98, of Toccoa, GA died Friday, June 22, 2012 at her residence. Mrs. Ariail was born in 1914 in Gainesville, GA, the daughter of the late Marion Luther ...
Frances Williams Dockery, 96, of Cleveland, passed away in the afternoon of June 22 following an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her husband, David Dockery. Mrs. Do ...
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.