Local Obits for Sat. Oct 17th, 2015
Mrs. Patricia Mary Galloway, age 83 of Homer died Saturday, October 17, 2015 at her residence. Mrs. Galloway was born in Marenisco, MI to the late, Edward and Evelyn Lund Lil ...
Linda Ferguson Amos, age 73, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Habersham Home West following an extended illness.
Mrs. Amos was born on March 4, ...
Joe Clarence Gomez, age 95, Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at a local area hospital following an extended illness.
Mr. Gomez was born in Iowa o ...
Michael Anthony Browning, 45, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Landmark Hospital in Athens.
Mary Pauline “Polly” Newton Hester, 86, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2015, at Oxton Place.
Mr. Matt Martin, age 29, of Gainesville passed away suddenly on Saturday, October 17, 2015 in Virginia.
Memorial Services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, Octobe ...
Jennifer Nish, age 54, flew into our Lord and Savior’s arms on Saturday October 17th 2015. The only people she loved more were her daughters Joy and Jordyn.
Phat Tran, 79, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, September 17, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Brandon Lamar Lay, age 34, of Hoschton passed away Saturday, October 17, 2015. No services will be held at this time. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30 ...
Brenda Lavader Sutton, 67, of Dahlonega, passed away Saturday, October 17, 2015.
She is preceded in death by her parents, J.B. and Voncile Manus; brothers, Jerry and Wesley Manu ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Emmett Louis “Pete” Rohme, age 74 of Athens, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, October 17, 2015. Mr. Rohme was ...
Mr. Tom Seeley age 77 of Carnesville died Saturday, October 17, 2015 at his residence. Mr. Seeley was born in Jefferson to the late, Tom Seeley and Hattie Long Seeley Bennett ...
Mr. Jerry Lewis Brock, age 74, of Gumlog Road, Martin, Georgia, passed away Saturday, October 17, 2015 at his home.
A son of the late Boyd Lewis and Vera Watson ...
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.