Local Obits for Wed. May 7th, 2014
Gabie Joy May, 76 of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at Northside Hospital Forsyth, Cumming, GA. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Cumming, GA. Sh ...
Donna Gale Scott Conn, age 54, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. She is survived by her children, Amanda Marie Conn, Buford, GA, Scott Michael Conn, Buford, GA, Ma ...
Mrs. Doris Ivey Pulliam, of Duluth, Georgia, formerly of Winder, died May 7, 2014. A native of Gainesville, Georgia, she was a daughter of the late George and Carrie Whiting Ive ...
Stella Mae Burrell Norton, age 82 of Mt. Airy, passed away Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Habersham County on January 21, 1932, she was a daug ...
Mrs. Betty Jo Brannon, age 86 of Lula, passed away on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral Services are scheduled for Saturday, May 10 ...
Don Waters, age 69, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at Chestatee Regional Hospital.Don was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He retired from Mohawk Indust ...
Mrs. Linda Carol Gibbs Forrester age 67 of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday May 07, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral ...
GRACE COVERT SIMONS, age 90 of Murphy, North Carolina, passed away Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at her residence. Born in Ingleside, New York on November 8, 1923, she was a daughter of ...
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.