Local Obits for Fri. Feb 1st, 2013
Lucas William Burris, age 29, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, February 1, 2013. He is survived by his mother and step father, Jeanie and Todd Wilson, Buford, GA, father and step ...
Capt. Luther Franklin "Mac" McKelvey, Jr, Gwinnett County Police Dept. (Ret.), age 71, of Buford, GA, died on Friday, February 1, 2013 following an extended illness. Fune ...
Mr. Charles H. Roland, age 65, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, February 1, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, John Carl and Lucy Jane Roland; sisters, Burma Finch ...
Mr. Herbert Alvin Phillips age 77 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Friday February 01, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
Mrs. Judith Elaine Harrison Trail, age 72, of Hoschton passed away Friday, February 1, 2013. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 5, 2013 from the Chapel of Mem ...
Mrs. Bente Rigmor Anderson Newirth, age 76, of Tucker, GA, passed away Friday, February 1, 2013.She was born in Denmark June 11, 1936. She had lived in Tucker, GA for the past 30 y ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Bonnie Gertrude Postell of Cleveland. Mrs. Postell passed away Friday, February 1, 2013. Funeral services are scedul ...
Bruce Victor Laut, age 81 of Cleveland, passed on Friday, February 1, 2013, at his residence. Born in Deerborn, Michigan on August 7, 1931, he was the son of the late Victor James ...
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.