Local Obits for Fri. May 22nd, 2015
Jeffery Craig Bell, 38, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015.
He was born on June 16, 1976, in Wiesbaden, Germany. His survivors inclu ...
Mr. Jesse Sim Davis, age 75 of 920 Charles Hall Drive, Dacula, Georgia passed away Friday, May 22, 2015 at Gwinnett Medical Center.
A son of the late Anderson H. and M ...
Kenneth Thomas, age 86, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015 following an extended illness.
Mr. Thomas was born on April 14, 1929, in Clarkesville, ...
Mr. Theodore “Ted” Thompson of Gainesville, GA passed away on May 22, 2015. He is preceded in death by his parents Cleveland and Magaline Thompson, sister Cinella ...
Eusebio Acosta Cruz, 64, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015 at his residence following an extended illness.
Mr. Cruz was born on August 14 , 1950 in Guanajuato, ...
Barbara Sue Peek Miller, 74, Gainesville passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015 at ...
Ms. Azucena Sesmas-Gonzalez, age 18 passed away Friday, May 22, 2015 .
Funeral Services are scheduled for Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 1pm at Saint Michael Catholic Churc ...
Mrs. Evelyn Barrett Trotter, age 70, of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Baxter N. Holder, age 79, of Pendergrass Ga., who passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015. Mr. Holder was born in Jackson County, GA, a so ...
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.