Local Obits for Wed. Sep 26th, 2012
Angela Jo Huckabay, age 41, of Homer, GA died Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at her residence. Mrs. Huckabay was born in Jackson County, Indiana to Frank Morris Bowman of Crothers ...
Alfa R. Whitt, age 88 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2012. Graveside services will be held Monday, October 1st at 2:00 pm at Zion Hill Baptist Church. The family ...
Winford Ronald "Ron" Riddle, Jr., age 34 of Cumming, GA, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2012. He is preceded in death by his grandparents, James (Dick) Mercer and J ...
Evelyn Jean Matthews, age 83 of Buford, GA, formerly of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2012. She retired from the Forsyth County Sheriff's Department in 1993. S ...
Joyce Fay Evans, age 67 of Oakwood, passed away on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness. Memorial services are scheduled for ...
Mary Olivia (Billie) Privette Early, age 88, died yesterday at her residence, surrounded by her children. Mary was born in Darlington County, South Carolina to the late Jacob Peel ...
CORINE EDITH ARMOUR HUNNICUTT, age 79 of Toccoa, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at the Habersham Medical Center. Born in Hall County, Georgia on August 29, 19 ...
Philip F-C Greear, resident of Helen, Georgia, died at home on September 26, 2012 at age 94. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Mildred White Greear, four children: Carol Gre ...
Mrs. Louise Faulkner Dorsey age 89 of Sautee-Nacoochee passed away Wednesday September 26, 2012 at Bell Minor Home following an extended illness. Mrs. Dorsey was the daughter of t ...
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.