Local Obits for Sun. Jun 24th, 2012
Mr. Bryant Lydell Martin, age 43 of Gillsville, Georgia passed June 24, 2012 at North East Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga.Home Going Services will be held on Friday, Jun ...
Kathy Susan Vanderford, age 51, of Winder passed away Saturday, June 23, 2012. Kathy is survived by her sons Jaylon Vanderford (Ashley) of Winder and Austin Vanderford of Winder; d ...
James Ryan Symmes, age 33 of Cumming, passed away on Sunday, June 24, 2012 in Forsyth County following injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Memorial ...
Cassandra "Sandy" Carnes- Bisnett, age 62, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, June 24, 2012, following a sudden illness. Mrs. Bisnett was born on August 25, ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Thursday June 28 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Mrs. Barbara Virginia Johnson age 70 of Gainesville. The Rev. James Dumas ...
Jack Lawson, age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, June 24, 2012 at New Horizons West Nursing Home following an extended illness. No services are sche ...
Mary Ann Holland of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Sunday June 24, 2012. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date. Memorial Park Funeral Home is in ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Charles Wendel Lewallen, age 68 of Commerce who died June 23, 2012. Survivors include a son Trevor Lewallen of Commerce a daughter Carla R ...
Mr. Ralph A. Miller, age 81, of Dahlonega, Georgia, died Sunday, June 24, 2012, at his residence. Ralph was born January 18, 1931 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. He is survived ...
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.