Local Obits for Sun. Aug 24th, 2014
Charlotte Shadburn Hill, age 41 of Cumming died August 24, 2014 after a very courageous battle against cancer. Born November 25, of 1972 to the late Steve Shadburn and Helen Marti ...
Cecil Worley, age 74, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, August 24, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Roxie Worley; brothers, Horace Worley and Ellis Worle ...
Savannah Grace Whitmire, infant died Sunday August 24, 2014 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.A graveside service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at So ...
Verona Hutzell, age 82 of Gainesville. Our mother passed away on Sunday, August 24, 2014, and is now in the good hands of the Lord. Memorial services will ...
Lavonda Ann Hamilton, age 48, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, August 24, 2014. She was survived by her father Hollis Mitchell, Sr.; mother Mary Mitchell; significant other Patric ...
Alice Gentry Ramsey, age 74 of Dahlonega, passed away Sunday, August 24, 2014. Survivors include her children, Dean Ritchie of Blairsville and Tammy (Charles) Lloyd of Dawsonville ...
Funeral services for Mary Lee Jessie Nix, age 84, of Atlanta will be held on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at11:00 AM from Peachtree Presbyterian Church - Kellett Chapel with Dr. Steph ...
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.