Local Obits for Sun. Jun 30th, 2013
Marinés "Mary" Dillon passed away suddenly Sunday night. Mary was born in Puerto Rico on June 24, 1954. She moved to Atlanta where she met and married Dan, her h ...
Mrs. Barbara Jean King, age 53, of Flowery Branch, Georgia, passed away peacefully, Sunday, June 30, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center with her family by her side.Funeral se ...
Dorothy Williams, age 59 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, June 30, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. A celebration of lif ...
Julius Andrew Ellis, age 75 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, June 30, 3013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral s ...
Major (Ret.) Richard E. Abercrombie, age 79 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, June 30, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. ...
Richard E. Grant, age 97 of Gillsville, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, July 3, ...
Mrs. Faye Gooch Babb, age 76, of Hartwell, GA passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013 at her home.Mrs. Gooch was born in Dahlonega, GA July 2, 1936. She had lived in Hartwell, GA for the ...
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.