Local Obits for Tue. Nov 24th, 2015
Funeral service for Agnes Kelly Ramsey, 85, of Clarkesville is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 28 at 11:00, at Clarkesville United Methodist Church with Rev. Jan Devereaux and &n ...
Captain Willard “Bill” Abraham, 96, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away November 24, 2015. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, December 5 at Trini ...
Wards Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Willard Abraham of Gainesville. Mr. Abraham passed away Tuesday November 24, 2015.
Arrangements will be announced by ...
Benjamin Waldrop Hardin, Sr., age 81, of Gainesville, GA, and formerly of Boone, NC, passed away Tuesday, November 24, 2015 following an extended illness.
Mr. Hardin was born an ...
Etta Eolene Woody Turk, 92, of Braselton passed away on Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at her residence.
Donald (Don) Gene Wolfe, 84, of Oakwood passed away on Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at ...
Lemuel Benjamin “Ben” Adams, Jr., 57, of Dahlonega, GA died on November 24, 2015 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. Born in Atlanta, GA he was the son of the late Lemuel Be ...
Robert S. “Bobby” Shepard, 84, formerly of Big Canoe, GA died on November 24, 2015. Born in Caile, MS he was the son of the late Robert Paul and Emma Estelle (Win ...
Minnie Lois D. Williams, age 84 of Mauldin, SC passed away Tuesday November 24, 2015.
Mrs. Williams was the daughter of the late J.M. and Willie Mae Abernathy David an ...
Marie Allen McCord, age 95, of Sautee-Nacoochee, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. Mrs. McCord was a homemaker and attended First Presbyterian Church ...
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.