Local Obits for Sat. Nov 23rd, 2013
Brianna Danielle Land, age 23, of Gainesville, passed away, Saturday, November 23rd. Brianna loved shopping, animals, cheerleading, and the beach. Most of all she loved her daugh ...
John J. McCraw Sr., formally of Gwinnett County, 1931-2013, passed away peacefully in his sleep on November 23, 2013. He is proceeded in death by his wife the late Wynnelle Rutledg ...
Ralph Leslie Schuett, 76, of Cumming, GA passed away on November 23, 2013. He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Ann Schuett of Cumming, GA; daughter, Shelly (Jack) Williams of C ...
Christopher David Phillips, 35, of Sugar Hill, GA, precious beloved son, brother, uncle, grandson, nephew and cousin passed away November 23, 2013. He was preceded in death by gra ...
Mrs. Myra "Mitzi" Snead, age 76, of Loganville, GA died Saturday, November 23, 2013 at Embracing Hospice. Mrs. Snead was born in Brent, AL to the late Thomas Coy and Lav ...
Funeral services for Robert "Bob" Lee House, Jr, age 58, of Mt. Airy will be held at 3:00 PM on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 from the First Presbyterian Church in Cornelia. ...
Mr. Darrell Cape, 53 of Gainesville died Friday November 22, 2013 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in Gainesville, Ga. on August 30, 1960, Darrell was employed at Wrigl ...
Mrs. Voncile Mooney, age 88, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Friday, November 22, 2013. Voncile was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, but most of all she l ...
Frances Jane Staton Moore, (sometimes known as Fran), passed away Friday November 22, 2013 at Tara Plantation in Cumming, GA.Frances was born August 20, 1928 in Gainesville, GA and ...
Richard Eric Burgener 55 of Dahlonega passed away on November 23rd, 2013. Family will receive friends Saturday November 30, 2013 from 12-3.
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.