Local Obits for Thu. Jun 26th, 2014
Melanie Yvonne McElreath, age 39 of Statham, passed away Thursday, June 26, 2014. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, ...
Anne Folsom Wood 67 of Cumming died on June 26, 2014.No services are scheduled at this time. Condolences may be expressed on-line at www.mcdonaldandson.comArrangements by McDonald ...
Bettie Barton Vickers, age 82 of Calhoun, formerly of Forsyth County, passed away Thursday, June 26, 2014. She was a member of Midway United Methodist Church in Alpharetta.Survivor ...
Anita Perez Estrada, age 80 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled ...
Funeral services are scheduled for Laura Mae Barnes age, 73, of Clermont, Georgia on Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Mrs. Barnes died Thursday ...
Rachel Eunice Murphy, age 74 of Gillsville, passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled ...
Mrs. Sybil J. Cato, 85 of Flowery Branch died Thursday June 26, 2014 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Cato was the daughter of the ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Horace Grady Chandler, age 90, who passed away at his residence on Thursday evening, June 26, 2014. Mr. Chandler is survived by his wif ...
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.