Local Obits for Sun. Sep 16th, 2012
Mr. John "Jack" Kubiak, age 73 of Buford, GA passed away Sunday, September 16, 2012. He is survived by his wife of fifty-three years, Nancy Graves Kubiak, Buford, GA; da ...
Funeral services for Mr. Robert Alvin Owen, age 99, of Mt. Airy, will be held on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 11:00 AM from the Clarkesville United Methodist Church. Rev. Jan D ...
Carolyn Reed Winters, 78, of Oakwood passed away Sunday September 16, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an brief illness. Graveside services will be held Tuesday S ...
Mr. Fred Coleman O'Shields Jr., age 86, of Flowery Branch, passed away Sunday, September 16, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Wedne ...
Mrs. Geraldine Carrie (Harris) Poole, age 85, of Lula, Georgia, passed away Sunday, September 16, 2012 at her residence.Funeral services are scheduled for 4:00 pm Tuesday, Septembe ...
Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Wednesday September 19, 2012 in Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Johnny Oliver Bolding, 60, of Fayetteville,NC formerly of Hall County . Rev. Bil ...
Mr. Waverly "Wig" Parris, age 87, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Sunday, September 16, 2012. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-one years, Nancy Adams Parr ...
Mrs. Maxine Mae Awtry, age 81 of Commerce died Sunday, September 16, 2012 at Wilbanks Country Living Personal Care Home. Mrs. Awtry was born in Green Castle, PA to the late, Glen ...
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.