Local Obits for Fri. Sep 5th, 2014
Pauline Garmon Peck, age 72, of Alto, GA died Friday, September 5, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Pauline was a lifelong resident of Murrayville, GA and had lived in Alto ...
Deana L. Everett, age 54, of Statham, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, September 5, 2014. She is survived by her husband of thirty-six years, Darrell G. Everett ...
Ms. Despy C. Foley, age 61 of Suwanee, passed away oDespy C. Foley, 61, of Suwanee passed away on September 5, 2014 at her residence following an extended illness. F ...
Dustin G. Patrick, age 31, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, September 5, 2014. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Billy Patrick. He is survived by his parents, Nicky ...
Charles Thomas Evans passed away September 5, 2014, after an extended illness. Charles was born in Forsyth County Georgia, the son of the late John Thomas and Clara Bell Evans. H ...
Mr. Donald Wayne Batten, 72 of Gainesville died Friday September 5, 2014 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Mr. Batten was the son of the late Troy Marvin and Daisy Irene Sava ...
Lt. Donnie Lee Lyle, age 62, of Gainesville, passed away Friday, September 5, 2014 at his residence following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Monday, Septemb ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Zelma Smith, age 81, of Commerce who died Thursday September 4th, 2014 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Smith's pare ...
Mrs. Lucy Meeks Smith, age 83 of 150 Cherokee Hill Circle, Westminster, South Carolina passed away Friday, September 5, 2014 at Oconee Medical Center. A daughter of the late John ...
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.