Local Obits for Thu. Feb 5th, 2015
Mrs. Frances Chandler, age 92, of Winder, Georgia passed away February 3, 2015. Born and raised in Barrow County, she was a daughter of the late Dewey H. and Desser O'Dell DeL ...
Margaret Daniel Payne, 70, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday February 4, 2015 at Embracing Hospice following a period of declining health.Born February 3, 1945 to the late Howar ...
Barbara Jane Hontz, 82, of Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday, February 05, 2015 at Lanier Place Assisted Living, Cumming, GA. She is a member of Cumming Baptist Church. She was ...
Margaret Ashworth Liddell, age 80, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2015. She was preceded in death by her parents, Vivian and J. C. Ashworth; brother, J. C. Ash ...
Susie Thompson Poole, age 82, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2015.Mrs. Poole was born on February 16, 1932 in Lula, Georgia to the late Charlie E. and Wi ...
Mr. John J. Soucie, 89, Gainesville died Thursday February 5, 2014 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later.Little & ...
Walter P. Addison, Jr., age 74 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Franklin Delano Roosevelt Fournier, age 69, of Commerce who passed away on Thursday February 5th, 2015. He was the son of the l ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary Lou Lord Shepherd, 88, of Athens, Georgia, who entered into rest Thursday February 5, 2015. Mrs. Shepherd was born in Commerce, ...
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.