Local Obits for Wed. Jun 18th, 2014
Addie Lene Brock Segers, age 83 of Baldwin, passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at the Oaks at Scenic View. Born in Banks County on September 16, 1930, she was a daughter of the ...
Barbara Ann HardimanAugust 30, 1940
Funeral services for Evelyn Franklin Thomason, age 80, of Mount Airy, will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, June 21, 2014 from the Antioch Baptist Church. Rev. Kenneth Franklin and ...
Mrs. Rebecca June Jackson Stephens, age 81, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. ...
Patsy Gail Miller, age 58, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at Northeast GA Medical Center.She was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County, and of the Baptist F ...
Mr. John Henry Collins, age 73 of 3718 Wolf Pit Road, Eastanollee, Georgia passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at his residence. A son of the late Ira and Sara Wilson Collins, he ...
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.