Local Obits for Fri. Oct 10th, 2014
Joseph Franceschi, 89, of Cumming, GA passed away on October 10, 2014. He is survived by his loving wife, Louise Franceschi of Cumming, GA; daughter, Jodi Isganitis of Cumming, GA; ...
Mr. Charles Rex Scott, Jr. age 62, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Friday, October 10, 2014. Complete arrangements to be announced by Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel. 989 ...
Charles Rex Scott, Jr., devoted husband, father, and son, passed away on October 10, 2014 Born on June 13, 1952 in Richmond, VA to Estelle Gills Scott and Charles Rex Scott Sr. He ...
Mr. Roy Towe, age 87, Dahlonega, GA died Friday, October 10, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.Roy was born in Suches, GA March 1, 1927. He lived most of ...
Dennis Clayton Loggins, age 67 of Riverdale, passed away on Friday, October 10, 2014 at his residence. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, October 12, ...
Richard Myers, age 82 of Cleveland, passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends holding his daughter's hand on October 10, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center ...
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.