Local Obits for Thu. Jan 17th, 2013
Georgia Davis, 91, of Winder, Ga., passed away on January 17, 2013. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home.
Edna Lucille Brannon, of Cumming, GA, age 100, passed away on January 17, 2013. Lucille was a lifelong resident of Forsyth County, Georgia. She was the oldest member of Pleasant Vi ...
Bynum F. Lovell, 89, of Clarkesville, GA passed away at his residence Thursday, January 17, 2013. He was born in Clarkesville and was the son of Carlton and Bertha Nicholson Lovell ...
Charles Winston Hill, age 83 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, January 17, 2013. Born in Habersham County on August 17, 1929, he was a son of the late Jay Douglas and Bertha Mae D ...
Jimmy Lynn "Jim" Holmes, age 76, of Demorest, Georgia formerly of Los Angeles, California passed away on Thursday, January 17, 2013. Jim was born in Cape Girardeau, Misso ...
Mr. D.L. Butler, age 89, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Thursday, January 17, 2013 following an extended illness.D.L. was born and raised in Lumpkin County, and spent his later ye ...
Bobby Eugene Mullins, Sr., 73, of Lula, Georgia, passed away on January 17, 2013. He was born on July 24, 1939, in Pike County, Kentucky, the son of the late George M. and Icey (Gr ...
Georgie B. Davis was born Feb.21, 1922 to the late Fred and Elizabeth Barnes. She was married to the late Robert Davis Sr. To their union, one son Robert Davis,Jr. was born. Ms. ...
Mr. Harold Lenderman, 83 of Gainesville died Thursday January 17, 2013 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in Jackson County, Mr. Lenderman had lived in Hall County for mo ...
Ralph Steven Karr age 50 of Gainesville passed away Thursday January 17, 2013.Complete arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home of Gainesville.
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.