Local Obits for Sun. Mar 31st, 2013
Dorothy Woody Curtis, age 87, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, March 31, 2013, at Habersham Home East following an extended illness.Mrs. Curtis was born on December 8, ...
Steven "Bigun" Parker, age 41 of Baldwin, passed away Sunday, March 31, 2013, at Habersham Medical Center. Born on June 19, 1971 in Hall County, he was the son of Lamar ...
Mr. Eugene Robert Myler, age 83, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, March 31, 2013 on his way to Easter Sunday Mass at Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Memorial Services will be ...
Mrs. Maren "Marnie" Dupree Braswell, age 67, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Sunday, March 31, 2013. She is survived by her husband of forty-eight years, Richard ...
Hoyt Clinton Bagley, age 82 of Dahlonega, passed away on March 31, 2013. Clinton was in the United States Marine Corps and served during the Korean Conflict. He loved his tractor, ...
Virginia Lynn Wilson 61, of Clayton, GA passed away on Sunday, March 31, 2013.A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at St. James Episcopal Churc ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Henry Hyde McGirt Jr., age 76 of Sautee. Mr. McGirt passed away Sunday, March 31, 2013. Graveside services are schedu ...
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.