Local Obits for Mon. Dec 28th, 2015
John Eric Murphy, Jr., Infant Son of John Eric Murphy, Sr. and Tessa Murphy, passed away on Monday, December 28, 2015.
In addition to his parents he is survived by his grandpare ...
Angel J. Herrera, age 6, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, December 22, 2015 following a traffic accident.
Funeral Services will be 1:00 p.m., Saturday, January 2, 2 ...
Mr. Joseph David Stover, Jr., age 65 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Monday, December 28, 2015 at his residence following a sudden illness.
Memorial services are scheduled for ...
Mr. Mark Thomas Voss age 60 of Gainesville passed away on Monday December 28, 2015 at his home in North Hall.
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. John Wayne Napier, age 43, of Screven, Georgia, passed away on Monday, December 28, 2015. Mr. Napier was born in Hawkinsville, Georgia ...
Billy James Brown, age 82 of Eastanollee, GA passed away Monday December 28, 2015.
Mr. Brown was the son of the late D.L. and Ruby Swaims ...
Evelyn Griffin Heerwagen, age 62, of Toccoa, Georgia and formerly of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, December 26, 2015.
Mrs. Heerwagen was born on January 2 ...
Jackie Sue Love, age 66 of Toccoa, GA passed away Monday December 28, 2015.
Mrs. Love was the daughter of the late Henry and Rachel Edith Martin Te ...
Roger Jay Cantrell age 55, of Sautee Nacoochee passed away Monday December 28, 2015.
Mr. Cantrell was born in Habersham County the son of the late Esco and Virginia ...
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.