Local Obits for Mon. Jul 30th, 2012
Fairst Dafene Spicer, age 66, of Winder passed away Monday, July 30, 2012. Fairst loved t.v. shows and her family. She is survived by her sons Ricky Webb of Atlanta and Jason Sp ...
Denise Clark Gravitt, age 58, of Cumming, passed away Monday, July 30, 2012. She was a member of Freedom Tabernacle. She was a loving wife, mother and sister. Denise is preceded ...
Mrs. Addie Patricia Tomlin, age 77 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Monday, July 30, 2012.Born in Jackson County, Georgia on March 02, 1935, Mrs. Tomlin was a daughter of the la ...
Mrs. Lorraine J. Slusher, 95 of Gainesville died Monday July 30, 2012 at Bell-Minor Nursing Home. Born in Olive Hill, Kentucky, Mrs. Slusher had lived in Hall County for the past 2 ...
Mrs. Margaret Coffee Smith age 93 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Monday July 30, 2012 at Autumn Breeze Assisted Living Home following an extended illness. Funeral ser ...
Clara Webb Lutz, age 79 Cleveland, passed away Monday, July 30, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness. Mrs. Lutz was born September 8, 1932 in Oconee, SC to the late ...
David J. Nix, 43, of Cleveland, Georgia died July 30, 2012. Memorial services will be held Friday August 3, 2012 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Wards Funeral Home, Gainesville, Georgi ...
David T.S. Jenkinson, age 67 of Sautee, passed away Monday, July 30, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness.Mr. Jenkinson was born January 6, 1945 in Manning, SC to th ...
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.