Local Obits for Thu. Jun 7th, 2012
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. George Dilmos "Pug" O'Kelley Jr., age 53, of Maysville, GA, who passed away Thursday, June 7, 2012. Mr. O'Kelley w ...
Carolyn Ann "Granny" Chambers, 68, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday June 7, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness.Born November 19, 1943 in Hall County t ...
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Dorothy "Dot" Ferguson Littleton, age 81 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, June 07, 2012, at her reside ...
Ronald Meeks, age 60 of Clarkesville, passed away June 07, 2012, at Emory University. Born in Habersham County on January 28, 1952, he was a son of Evelyn Waddell Meeks of Clarkesv ...
Paul Wofford Martin, age 93 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2012 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following sudden illness. Funeral services are s ...
Charles J. Slay, Jr., age 78 of Gainesville passed away Thursday, June 7, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Slay was born September 5, 1933, in Athens, Georgia to t ...
William Harold "Bill" Peters, age 52 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness.Memorial services will be held a ...
Mrs. Linda Ann Walden, age 64, of Dahlonega, died June 7, 2012 at her home following a courageous battle with cancer. Mrs. Walden was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County and was ...
Karen Marie Bagwell, age 50, of Tucker passed away Thursday, June 7, 2012. Karen is preceded in death by her parents, Rosemary and Rufus Joseph Sr.Survivors include her husband, Bi ...
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.