Local Obits for Thu. Jan 30th, 2014
Jack Daniel "Danny" Masters, Jr., age 44 of Alto, passed away Thursday, January 30, 2014. Born in Fulton County on October 14, 1969, he was a son of Jack Daniel Masters, ...
Earl B. Fry, 77, of Cumming, GA passed away January 30, 2014 after a long struggle with declining health. Mr. Fry was born October 5, 1936 in Nankin, OH. He lived in Ashland, OH ...
Rev. Garry Garrison, age 59 of Alto, passed away Thursday, January 30, 2014. Born in Habersham County on March 6, 1954, he was a son of the late Rev. Clyde Garrison and Elizabeth & ...
Mr. John Joseph Williams, 66, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on January 30, 2014. He is survived by his children Gina Maria Williams and John Joseph Williams, JR.; brother Denn ...
Mrs. Wendy Sue Stern, age 31, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, January 30, 2014 at Piedmont Hospital, following a brief illness. A Celebration of Wendy will be held at a later ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Alford Wilson, of 73, Commerce Ga., who passed away on Thursday, January 30, 2014. Mr. Wilson was born in Jefferson, Georgia, a ...
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.