Local Obits for Thu. Mar 21st, 2013
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Willie Jay "Bill" Garrett, 77, of Homer who passed away on Wednesday at the Northridge Medical Center in Commerce. Bo ...
Mr. Preston Earl Nix, Jr. age 69, of Bethlehem, GA passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013. He is survived by his wife, Sue Rockmore Nix, Bethlehem, GA; children, Misty Street, TX, C ...
David Edward Arsenault, age 25 ofLawrenceville, passed away on Monday, March 18, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Memori ...
Mrs. Deborah Carpenter King, age 60, of Dacula, GA passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013. She was preceded in death by her father, George Carpenter. She is survived by her husband ...
Graveside memorial services for Maudie Ree McEntire Sisk, age 83, of Clarkesville will be held on Monday, March 25, 2013 at 6:30 PM from the Clarkesville Memorial Cemetery with Mik ...
Harold Carder, age 83, of Gainesville, Ga. passed away Thursday March 21, 2013.Mr. Carder was born in Suches, GA, and had lived most of his life in Hall County. He had been a machi ...
James Ronald Mayfield age 79 of Gainesville passed away Thursday March 21, 2013. Graveside Service 11:00 a.m. Saturday Harmony Hall Baptist Church Cemetery. Ward's Funeral Hom ...
Mrs. Anna O'Neal Hester, age 88, of Berkeley Lake, GA passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, James "Jim" Hester. She is sur ...
Iva Lee Arrowood Pilgrim, age 76 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013, at her residence.Born on January 07, 1937 in Habersham County, she was a daughter of the late W ...
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.