Local Obits for Thu. Jun 13th, 2013
Nelle Childers, 77, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday June 13, 2013 at her residence following a period of declining health.Born June 30, 1935 to the late Ernest and Emma Duncan, ...
Judy Ann Turner Cook, 60, of Cumming, GA passed away on May 24, 2013. Born in Buford, GA, she was preceded in death by her parents, Hoyt and Clorine Turner.She is survived by her d ...
Jerry Keith Abernathy, age 56, of Dacula, GA passed away June 13, 2013. He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Susan Black Abernathy, children Erin Elisabeth Abernathy, 22, and Ky ...
Mr. Ralph Anthony Nolan, age 63, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away quietly on Thursday evening, June 13, 2013 after a four-year battle with lung cancer. Ralph was an Atlanta native ...
Mrs. Annell Brown Haughton, age 71 of Gainesville, GA passed away on June 6, 2013. She leave to cherish her memories her husband Harris Haughton, daughter: Michele (Demetrius) Hau ...
Mary Ellen Jackson, age 53 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Memorial service ...
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.