Local Obits for Mon. Oct 20th, 2014
Mr.Lynn Edwin Twiggs, age 65 of Gillsville, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Monday, October 20, 2014, to join his beloved wife and family in heaven. Funeral ...
James Allen "Jimmy" Neisler, age 75, of Cumming, passed away on October 20th, 2014. Jimmy lived a simple life, finding joy as he sat on his front porch and looked out at ...
​Lawrence Youhanaian, 74, of Gainesville died Thursday October 16, 2014. Arrangements Pending. Little & Davenport Funeral Home Gainesville is in charge of arrangeme ...
Mary Carol Bushnell McRoberts, age 79, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away from an extended illness, on October 20, 2014. Born in Toledo, Ohio on December 13, 1934 to Howard Vince ...
William Joe Tench, age 87, of Gainesville, entered into rest on Monday, October 20, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral service ...
Brenda Adams, age 62, of Braselton passed away Monday, October 20, 2014. A Memorial Service will be held 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Saturday, October 25, 2014 at The Fisherman's Net, ...
Mr. Christopher T. Fitzpatrick, age 48, of Royston, GA died Monday, October 20, 2014 at Gentiva Hospice at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Fitzpatrick was born in Athens to th ...
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.