Local Obits for Sun. Aug 12th, 2012
Evan Nathaniel Loggins, age 21, of Cumming, went home to be with the Lord, August 12, 2012. His grandparents, Byron and Syble Anderson along with his great grandmother, Claudine L ...
Margaret Louise Price, 80, of Cumming, GA passed away Sunday, August 12, 2012 at her residence. Graveside Services will be held on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Geor ...
Charles Leroy "Buck" Simmons, age 66 of Baldwin, passed away Sunday, August 12, 2012. Born in Habersham County on July 31, 1946, he was the son of the late Amos Leroy and ...
Shem Free Rider, age 22 of Grovetown, Georgia, formerly Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia following injuries sustained in an autom ...
C. E. "Ed" Morris, age 79 of Commerce, passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral servic ...
Richard John Nave, age 68, of Cleveland, GA, died Sunday, August 12, 2012, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle acc ...
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.