Local Obits for Sun. Mar 17th, 2013
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Catherine "Cathy" I. Van Buskirk, age 84, of Winder, GA, who passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2013. Mrs. Van Buskirk was bo ...
Charles Rickey Mayfield, age 53, of Winder passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneral ...
Kathleen McHan, 89, of Norcross passed away Sunday March 17, 2013 at Brookside Assisted Living in Buford following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Wednesday Marc ...
Mrs. Edna Matheson Coley, age 87 of Alto, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 17, 2013.Born in Alto, Georgia on April 28, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Frank & ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Betty "Jane" Duke Segars, 81, of Jefferson Ga., who passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013.Mrs. Segars was born in Jefferson, G ...
Ms. Vonna McClung, age 53, of Marietta, GA died Sunday, March 17, 2013 at her mother's home in Commerce, GA after an extended illness. She was born in Champaign, IL, the dau ...
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.