Local Obits for Fri. Mar 14th, 2014
Joseph Vincent Alldred, 45, of Charlotte, NC passed away Friday March 14, 2014.Joey was born June 18, 1968, the oldest of five sons to Jim and Ellen Alldred and was the first of th ...
Leila Shumate, age 81 of Cumming, passed away on Friday, March 14, 2014. She was a member of Freedom Tabernacle. She and her husband owned Shumate and Shumate Sanitation Company. L ...
Mrs. Margie Cowart Thompson, age 80, of Dacula, GA passed away on Friday, March 14, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, C. L. Thompson, and son, Donnie Thompson. She ...
Bruce F. AcKinclose, Jr., 70, of Suwanee, GA passed away on March 14, 2014. Bruce was a graduate of Carnegie Tech in Pittsburgh, PA. He was employed in the data centers of J&L ...
Mrs. Sara Elizabeth Propes Smallwood, 83, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Friday, March 14, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. She was sur ...
Mrs. Barbara "Bobbie" Archer, age 68, of Nicholson, GA died Friday, March 14, 2014 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Archer was born in Commerce to the late Hora ...
Larry L. Rouse, age 70, of Braselton passed away Thursday, March 13, 2014. Larry loved his family and his church. He was a member and was an active Deacon of Northeast Church and w ...
Linda Marie Burton, age 50, of Monroe passed away Friday, March 14, 2014. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654 ...
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.