Local Obits for Mon. Jun 4th, 2012
Eddie Sosebee, age 59, of Dawsonville passed away Monday, June 4, 2012. He was a member of Lebanon Baptist Church. Eddie is preceded in death by his father, Coley Sosebee and his ...
Irrel B. "Fuzzy" Finch, 75, of Dawsonville passed away Monday June 4, 2012 at Embracing Hospice following a period of declining health.Born February 6, 1937 in Bethlehem, ...
FRANK O. SMITH, JR., age 85, of Demorest,Georgia, formerly of Rome, Georgia, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2012, at the Oaks at Scenic View. Mr. Smith was born on January 25, 1927 ...
A celebration of the life of Mrs. Josephine "Jody" Bacon Law will take place at 2pm on Wednesday, June 6th, at First Baptist Church of Gainesville. The family will hold a ...
Richard "J.R." Martin, age 72 of Lula, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Hazel Dell Johnson Hill, age 73, of Hoschton, GA, who passed away on June 4, 2012. Mrs. Hill was born in McKeesport, PA, a daughter t ...
Mrs. Kathy L. Cummings, age 58, of Commerce, GA died Monday, June 4, 2012 at her residence. Mrs. Cummings was born in Jackson County to the late Bert and Pauline Meeler Brake. ...
Mr. John Jeffery Randall, age 36, of Canon, died Monday, June 4, 2012.He was born March 24, 1976 in Hart County and was self-employed in the construction business. Survivors includ ...
Rondal Perry Carter, age 51 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, June 4, 2012 at his residence following a sudden illness. Mr. Carter was born November 28, 1960 in Gainesville to Rev. ...
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.