Local Obits for Thu. Mar 19th, 2015
David Shortnacy of Forsyth County, GA, age 75, passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2015. He is preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Lillian Shortnacy, his two sisters, Malvi ...
Mr. Matthew "Scott" Coleman, age 59, of Lilburn, GA passed away March 3, 2015. Although he was born in Minneapolis, MN, he grew up and spent much of his life in Chamblee ...
Mary McClellan Carmichael, age 86 of Clarkesville, passed away March 19, 2015. Born in Wauchula, Florida on October 20, 1928, she was a daughter of the late Moses Lamb McClellan an ...
Betty Jo Cagle Roper, 76, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Pasco Regional Medical Center in Dade City, FL following an extended illness.Funeral services wil ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Saturday March 21, 2015 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Grace Jarrett age 96 of Gainesville. The Rev. Randall Popham will offici ...
Mr. Randall Chadwick "Chad" Evans of Flowery Branch, passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. ...
Barbara Sue Grizzle, age 77, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Thursday, March 19, 2015.She was born and raised in Suches, GA where she graduated from Woody Gap High School, and spent m ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Mary Joyce Patrick McElreath, age 70, of Danielsville, who passed away on Thursday March 19th, 2015. She was the daughter of the ...
Frances Thompson, age 77 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, March 19, 2015 at Friendship Health and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Thompson was born January 15, 1938 in Cleveland to ...
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.