Local Obits for Thu. Jun 28th, 2012
Lisa Renae Schofield, 48, of Dawsonville, GA died at her home on June 28, 2012 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Douglasville, GA she was the daughter of Delmar Morgan and ...
Geraldine "Jerry" Holt, 87, Cumming, Georgia, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2012 at North Fulton Regional Hospital, Roswell, Georgia. She moved to the Cumming area in 2 ...
Jake Prince, age 9 and Griffin Prince, age 13 of Buford, GA died Monday, June 18, 2012 from injuries sustained in a boating accident. Public visitation will be held at Hamilton Mil ...
Funeral services for Morris Cana Frady, age 68, of Mt. Airy will be held at 3:00 PM on Saturday, June 30, 2012, from Antioch Baptist Church. Rev. Billy Burrell and Rev. David Harbi ...
Grace Mary Gaddy, age 77 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, June 28, 2012 at Halcyon Hospice House. Memorial services are scheduled for Thursday, July 12, 2012 at 6:30 pm ...
Mr. Terrance "Terry" Reason, age 60, of Toccoa, GA died Thursday, June 28, 2012 at Athens Regional Medical Center.Mr. Reason was born on October 2, 1951 in Fort Wayne, IN ...
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.