Local Obits for Mon. Oct 7th, 2013
Nelle Lathem Wallace died peacefully in her home on October 7, 2013, following a courageous, year-long battle with cancer. Born in 1931 to Charles Wesley Lathem and Ethel (Warren) ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Carol Elizabeth Spears, age 64, of Baldwin. Ms. Spears passed away Monday, October 7, 2013. A celebration of Carol' ...
Mrs. Beatrice Horne, 93 of Lula died Monday October 7, 2013 at New Horizons Lanier Park. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral ...
Agnes Daniels Rucker, age 67, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, October 7, 2013. She is survived by three sisters, Annie Blanche Borders, Katherine Green, Mary Helen Bel ...
Atlas Beatrice "Pat" Edwards Horne passed away at October 7, 2013 at the New Horizons Senior Center in Gainesville, Georgia. She was 93 years old, being born on April 19, ...
Verne Edwin Wise, age 68 of Gainesville, passed away on Saturday, October 5, 2013 in Franklin, North Carolina from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.Funeral services are ...
Mr. Cody Lamar Brown, age 28 of 149 Ethel Circle, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, October 7, 2013.A son of Randy Brown and the late Lisa Watson Brown, he was born October 31, 1 ...
Mrs. Melinda Ethel Simpson McIntyre, age 88 of 1020 Jordan Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, October 7, 2013 at Heritage Healthcare of Toccoa.A daughter of the late Harriso ...
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.