Local Obits for Mon. Mar 25th, 2013
Oscar "Ott" Homer Kennington, III, age 62, of Winder passed away Monday, March 25, 2013.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-096 ...
Mrs. Flor De Maria Cavassa, age 76, of Duluth, GA passed away March 25, 2013. She is survived by her husband Walter Cavassa, Duluth, GA; children, Martin Cavassa, Duluth, GA, Dieg ...
Robert Hendley Lowe, Jr. passed away on Monday, March 25. He was the son of Robert H. Lowe, Sr. and the late Peggy Yarbrough Lowe of Gainesville. He was born in Athens on March 8, ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Johnnie Lynn Lee Sisson, 87, of Jefferson Ga., who passed away Monday, March 25, 2013. Mrs. Sisson was born in Lindale, Georgia. Mrs. ...
Samuel Duhart, 70 of Hawkinsville, Ga. passed away on March 25, 2013. Services have been planned for Thursday March 28, 2013 from 6-7 pm at the Saunders Presbyterian Church in J ...
Mr. James Ishmal "Jim" Waters, age 98, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Monday, March 25, 2013 following an extended illness.Mr. Waters was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin Co ...
Sally Ann McAllister Squires Broaddrick, 81, of Tiger, GA died March 25, 2013. Born in Charlotte, NC, Sally grew up in Charleston SC, Columbia, SC, and Dalton, GA. She was the on ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Ricky Phil "Troy" Magness, age 56 of Cleveland. Mr. Magness passed away Monday, March 25, 2013. Funeral ser ...
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.