Local Obits for Fri. Dec 18th, 2015
Elaine Outzs Summerour, age 92, of Winder, Georgia passed away December 18, 2015. Mrs. Summerour was preceded by her husband, J. H. “Benny” Summerour, parents, J. ...
Gladys Pauline Brooks, age 81, of Cumming GA passed away December 17, 2015.
Survivors include her husband, Ed Brooks of Cumming; brother, Rayburn (Willette) Mart ...
LEORA MEEKS SAVILLE IVIE, age 93, of Cornelia, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on, December 18, 2015.
Mrs. Ivie was born on July 28, 1922 in Habersham County, Georgi ...
Mr. Herbert C. Beck age 76 of Gainesville passed away on Friday December 18, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Memorial services are ...
Calvin Willis (Kibby) Holloway was called home on December 14, 2015. He was born January 14, 1946 in Camden New Jersey to the loving parents Porter and Teola Holloway, who preceded ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Miss Johnnie Frances Baird, age 90 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, December 17, 2015. Miss Baird was born in Ja ...
Frances Lorene Conner was born Frances Lorene Brookshire Nov. 2, 1927 in Chicopee, Hall County, GA. She was the daughter of J. Harvey and Aldie Brookshire. Lorene passed away Decem ...
Pastor Rick Ledbetter, age 60, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Friday, December 18, 2015
from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.
Pastor Rick Ledbetter was a loving ...
Mr. Larry Coulter, age 58 of Whiteville, Tennessee passed away Friday, December 18, 2015 at Metro Nashville General Hospital, Nashville, Tennessee.
A son of Peggy Joyc ...
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.