Local Obits for Sun. Jan 6th, 2013
Rosa Pearl Bell Stallworth Willis departed this life on January 6, 2013 after a lengthy illness.Born on March 31, 1930 in Danville, Georgia to the late Reuben Bennett and Daisy Bon ...
DOROTHY MAXINE BELL KESLER, age 83, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2013, at Habersham Medical Center. Ms. Kesler was born on September 30, 1929, in Banks Co ...
Miles Drysdale Beech, dearly beloved husband and best friend of Harriet Bancroft Beech of Clarkesville, Ga died on January 6, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Mr. Beech was born ...
Ronald Lee Jones passed away in Clarkesville, Georgia on January 6, 2013 at the age of 79 after a long and courageous battle with COPD and congestive heart failure. He is predeceas ...
Christopher Tyson Randolph, 25 of Gainesville, Ga. passed away on January 6, 2013. Wake Services will be held Friday January 11, 2013, 7-8pm at St. Paul UMC. Funeral Services will ...
Mrs. Della Merline McKie, age 88 of Commerce died Sunday, January 06, 2013 at St. Mary's Hospice House. Mrs. McKie was born in Carnesville to the late, Dan and Ida Kay Moore. ...
Mr. Robert Anthony "Tony" Armistead II, age 54, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, January 6, 2013. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, January 11, 2012 from the Cha ...
Karen Louise Parks of Alpharetta, GA arrived in heaven on 1/06/2013 after a courageous fight with lung cancer. She was born in 1947 in Lebanon, PA and was preceded in death by ...
Mrs. Carrie Evelyn Woody, 80 of Cleveland died Sunday January 6, 2013 at her residence.A Funeral service will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 8, 2013 in the chapel of Li ...
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.