Local Obits for Mon. Jul 22nd, 2013
Peter Francis Operacz, age 47, of Bethlehem passed away July 2013. A Memorial Service will be held 6:00 pm Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Cory Sext ...
Ernest B. Scott, 89, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on July 22nd, 2013. He was a veteran of the United States Navy.A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, July 26th, 2013 at 10 ...
Mr. Ted Willis, age 66, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, July 22, 2013. He is survived by his wife of forty-three years, Mary Jean Brown Willis, Buford, GA; son and daughter-in ...
Annease McDuffie, age 59, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2013, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. McDuffie was born on December 9, 1953, in Commer ...
Eugene Talmadge Pruitt, age 80, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Mr. Pruitt was born on August 12, 1932, in Banks Coun ...
Robert Keith Boyd, age 59, of Braselton passed away Monday, July 22, 2013. Keith loved to sing and play the guitar. He also enjoyed the outdoors. He was survived by his sons Rob ...
Ronald Kenneth "Kenny" Wallace, of Doraville, passed away Monday, July 22, 2013. Funeral Services will be held 7:00 pm Thursday, July 25, 2013 at Lawson Funeral Home Cha ...
Sheryl McClain, age 65, of Watkinsville passed away Monday, July 22, 2013. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966.
Lois Ann Evers, age 55 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, July 22, 2013 at her residence. Mrs. Evers was born December 16, 1957 in Atlanta. She was a homemaker and was preceded in d ...
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.