Local Obits for Wed. Sep 17th, 2014
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Dwight Bradley Watkins, age 56, of Homer who passed away on September 17th, 2014.Mr. Watkins was the son of Harold and Barbara ( ...
Roy B. Tench, age 92, Alto, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 following a short illness at his residence. Mr. Tench was born on May 28, 1922 in Cornelia, Georgia ...
Sara Roach Hutchins, age 77, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Hutchins; parents, Raymond and Daisy A ...
Steven Arthur Barco, age 48, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, September 14, 2014 from an automobile accident. He is survived by his wife of two years, Monalisa Davis Barco, Bu ...
Patricia Brown Turpin, 35, of Flowery Branch passed away on September 17, 2014 at her residence following a sudden illness.Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 23, 2 ...
Forrest Harold "Bobo" Marsingill, age 71, of Commerce, GA, formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 17, 2014.He was preceded in death by his son, Ray An ...
Dot Lunsford, age 80, of Suches, GA passed away Tuesday, September 16, 2014.Dot was a lifelong resident of Suches, GA and a homemaker. She had a passion for making jelly and canni ...
Mary Alice Bolthuis, 73, of Alpharetta, GA died on September 17, 2014. Born in Fairfield, OH she was the daughter of the late William and Harriet Farinet.Mary was a dedicated, Reg ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Brenda Jane Clark, age 75 of Sautee Nacoochee. Brenda passed away Wednesday, September 17, 2014 after a lengthy batt ...
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.