Local Obits for Mon. Jul 23rd, 2012
Michael Whatley, age 46 of Cumming, passed away Monday, July 23, 2012. He was member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church. He loved his friends, and loved caring for his parents. He was ...
JANICE COLEMAN GREEN, age 64, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Monday, July 23, 2012, following an illness.Mrs. Green was born on April 22, 1948, in Mt. Airy, Georgia. She was ...
Patricia Shields-Wainberg, age 66 of Lula, passed away on Monday, July 23, 2012 at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta following a brief illness. Memorial se ...
Arthur Ernst Holdt (Art), 95, of Naples, Florida formerly of Demorest Georgia passed away on Monday, July 23, 2012. Born May 30, 1917, Art grew up in several Northeast Georgia town ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mary Ross Robarts, age 85, of Carnesville, GA, who passed away on Monday, July 23, 2012. Mrs. Robarts was born in New York City, NY, a dau ...
Walter Eugene Mance, 79, of Clayton, Georgia passed away July 23, 2012 at Augusta Burn Center.He was born in Hartwell, GA, and was the son of Eugene Walter (Buster) Mance and Icy M ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Richard Dean Simpson, age 66 of Cleveland. Mr. Simpson passed away Monday, July 23, 2012 at his residence.A graveside ...
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.