Local Obits for Wed. Jul 3rd, 2013
Timothy Quinton Waters, age 54, of Forsyth County, passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2013. He loved hunting, fishing, playing guitar and gardening. He was preceded in death by his wif ...
Mr. Billy Ray Smith, age 72, of Gainesville, GA, went home to be with the Lord on July 3, 2013 surrounded by his family.Funeral services are scheduled for 3:00 pm Sunday, July 7, 2 ...
Lenton Allen Carter, 77, a lifetime resident of Gainesville, GA passed away on July 3, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. A celebration of his life ...
Brenda Faulkner Armstrong was surrounded by her loved ones on July 3, 2013 when God called her to her Heavenly home. She was born on February 12, 1950 to the late Carson Daniel Fa ...
Clorene Densmore Waller, 80, of Woodstock passed away Wednesday July 3, 2013 at the Woodstock Nursing Center following a period of declining health.Born March 4, 1933 in Dawson Cou ...
Ryan Hunter Edwards, age 16, concluded his extraordinary earthly adventure on July 3, 2013. During a mother and son camping trip, Ryan suffered a hiking accident along the Appalac ...
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.