Local Obits for Tue. Jun 18th, 2013
John B. "Buddy" Rowell passed away Tuesday June 18, 2013 at Embracing Hospice following a period of declining health. Born August 18, 1930 to the late John and Martha Ro ...
John Marvin Cook, age 75, of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Welton and Zettie Rosalee Cook. Survivors include his comp ...
Thomas "Buffy" Arrowsmith Nash, Jr., 52 of Cumming, GA passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at Northside Hospital Forsyth, Cumming, GA. He was a avid Harley-Davidson rider ...
Today, we sadly announce the passing of Mr. James R. (Jim) Ogles, 79, of Buford. He had been ill for some time and couldn't seem to get any better, so God, in His infinite wis ...
Silverio Acosta, age 41 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, June 16, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services a ...
Mrs. Frances Reeves Jackson, 97, of Gainesville died Tuesday June 18, 2013 at The Oaks at Limestone. Born in Thomson, Georgia, Mrs. Jackson was the daughter of the late George Alf ...
Mrs. Kathryn Jean Powell, 57, of Gainesville, GA. passed away on Tuesday, June 18, 2013. Born in Carthage, MS. on October 27, 1955, she was the daughter of Gene W. and Maxine Har ...
Donna Lynn Stewart, age 58, of Braselton passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2013. Funeral Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawso ...
Mrs. Lois Marie Gipson Phillips, age 92, of Danielsville, GA died Monday, June 17, 2013 at her residence. Mrs. Phillips was born in Commerce, GA to the late T.D. and Leona Baird ...
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.