Local Obits for Fri. Feb 22nd, 2013
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary Helen Ledford, age 84, of Homer, GA, who passed away on Friday, February 22, 2013. Mrs. Ledford was born in Jackson County, GA, ...
Amelia (Amy) I. Muntean passed away on February 22, 2013 in Cumming, GA. Amy was born on February 4, 1925 in Middlebranch, Ohio, the daughter of Amelia and Nick Lungociu, later mo ...
Richard Emmitt Martin, age 61, of Cumming, passed away Friday, February 22, 2013. He was a very loving husband, a wonderful daddy and Papa. We were very blessed to have him for a w ...
On February 22, 2013, Juanita Ingram Head went home to be with her Heavenly Father. Funeral services will be held Monday Feb. 25, 2013 at 1:00 pm in Wahoo Baptist Church. Intermen ...
Robert Henry McDonald, 76, of Gainesville passed away Friday February 22, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will b ...
Mr. Timothy Scott White, age 50 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday, February 22, 2013. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Monday, February 25, 2013 at Memorial Park ...
Jennifer Galloway Averick, age 49, of Hoschton passed away Friday, February 22, 2013. Jennifer loved to cook and read. She is survived by her son John Wesley Averick of Hoschton; ...
Leone Lucille Riordan, 94 of Sandy Springs, GA passed away on February 22, 2013. Born in Ypsalanti, MI she was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Emmett Riordan; grandson, J ...
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.