Local Obits for Fri. Nov 21st, 2014
Mrs. Evelyn Greenwood Cheek, age 74, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Thursday, November 20, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents, G. C. and Zannie Greenwood, Lawrenc ...
Olivia Rae Ouimet, age 9, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, November 21, 2014. She is survived by her parents, Chris and Leigh Ouimet, Buford, GA; brother, Brayden Ouimet, Bufor ...
Mark Bentley Lewallen, age 48, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Friday, November 21, 2014.Mr. Lewallen was born on March 24, 1966 in Commerce, Georgia to the late Ralph Kenley an ...
Ms. Linda B. Coward, age 69, of Flowery Branch, formerly of Clarkesville, passed away Friday, November 21, 2014. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 25, 2014 in t ...
Mr. William Rudolph "Bill" Huber, age 84, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, November 21, 2014 following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be 3:00 p.m., Satur ...
Scott Bradford, age 50, of Hoschton, GA and the Duncan Creek Community passed away on Friday, November 21, 2014. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Allen Sudderth and Ed ...
Eugene "Gene" Talmadge Palmer, age 76, of Dahlonega, GA died Friday, November 21, 2014.He was born and raised in White County, but spent most of his adult life in Lumpkin ...
Fannie Mae Ross Weidner, age 67, of Dahlonega, GA died Thursday, November 20, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County, and a member of Hilltop Tabernacle Church in Daws ...
William Macklin "Mack" Waters, age 68, of Carnesville, Georgia passed away on Friday, November 21, 2014.Mr. Waters was born on August 7, 1946 in Commerce, Georgia to the ...
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.