Local Obits for Fri. Jul 19th, 2013
Anne E. Campbell, age 97, of Buford, GA, passed away Friday, July 19, 2013. Anne is preceded in death by her husband, Philip R. Campbell. Survivors include her son and daughter-in- ...
Mr. Henry Bunyan Henderson, age 83, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, July 19, 2013. He is survived by his wife of fifty-four years, Elizabeth Weathers Henderson, Buford, GA; chil ...
Charles "Willie" Burcham, Jr., age 66, of Hoschton, GA, passed away Friday, July 19, 2013. He loved hunting, fishing, animals and riding his Harley. Charles was a Mason ...
Francis K. "Smokey" Williams, age 90, of Lanier Village Estates, Gainesville, GA died in his Willow Brooke Court residence on July 17, 2013. Smokey was born in Lynchburg ...
Mr. Lester George Thompson age 74 of Gainesville passed away on Friday July 19, 2013 at Emory Hospital following an extended illness.Funeral service are scheduled for Monday July 2 ...
Ivie Funeral Home of Commerce announces the death of Mrs. Lucile Jordan, age 91, of Commerce who passed away Friday morning at the Northridge Health and Rehab Center.Mrs. Jordan wa ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Pledger "Pete" Reems, age 89 of Watkinsville, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, July 19, 2013. Mr. Reems was born in Ba ...
Donald Dorsey Galloway, age 79, Cleveland, Georgia, passed away on Friday, July 19, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Galloway was born on March 21, 1934, in Banks Cou ...
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.