Local Obits for Mon. Oct 13th, 2014
Mrs. Kathryn "Kathy" Duke Owens, age 71, of Winder, Georgia died October 13, 2014. A native of Flowery Branch, Georgia, she was a daughter of the late Otto and Annie Bel ...
Ronnie T. "Rooster" Phillips, age, 68 of Buford, GA died Monday, October 13, 2014 after an extended illness. Funeral Service will be held Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 11 ...
Debra Beard Beverly, age 53, of Flowery Branch, passed away on Monday Afternoon, October 13, 2014 after her 2 ½ year battle with cancer. She was surrounded by those who che ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Thursday October 16, 2014 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Mrs. Geneva Hicks Parker (Moma Gen) age 79 of Gainesville. The Rev. Fa ...
Jack Kenneth Hogan, 81, and a long resident of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on October 13, 2014 after a short illness.Mr. Hogan was originally from Canton, Georgia and a gradu ...
Mr. James Park, age 72, passed away Monday, October 13, 2014. Complete arrangements to be announced by Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel 989 Riverside Drive Gainesville, GA 3050 ...
PHIL JACKSON"SO WHAT?"Phillip E. Jackson, age 84, of Gainesville, passed away October 13, 2014, at his residence.Born Nov. 22, 1929, in Washington, GA, he moved to Gaines ...
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.