Local Obits for Sun. Oct 12th, 2014
Gary 'Durock' Hicks, 56, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday October 12, 2014 at his residence following a sudden illness.Born September 23, 1958, Mr. Hicks lived his entir ...
Jack Daniel, 71, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 12th, 2014. He was a member of Roanoke Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cliff and Lilly Mae Daniel; ...
Louis Payne, 57 and a lifelong resident of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 12th, 2014. He was a member of Blessed Hope Baptist Church. He was a loving husband, father, Paw Paw ...
Viola Carney Urbaczewski, 95, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 12th, 2014. Survivors include her son, Ed Bell of Cumming. Memorial services will be held at a later date in B ...
Lita Jane Brogdon White, age 81 of Danielsville, GA, and formerly of Buford, died Sunday, October 12, 2014 after an extended illness. Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, Octobe ...
Ruby Nell (Grandma Nell) Pirkle passed away Sunday, October 12 at The Oaks of Braselton. She was born Aug 26, 1921 to the late Mr. & Mrs. Luther J. (Maybell) Berryman. She was ...
Mr. Jackie Deelawrence Morgan age 58 of Cleveland passed away Sunday, October 12, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Morgan was born in Spalding County the son of the late Ira Russell and ...
Mary Evelyn Strickland Crawford, 89, passed away on Sunday, October 12, 2014, in Duluth, Georgia, from pancreatic cancer. She was a resident of Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia, and for ...
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.