Local Obits for Fri. May 29th, 2015
Vera Elaine Overton Johnson, 86, of Cumming, GA passed away on Friday, May 29, 2015. She was born on March 11, 1929 in Nashville, TN. She was the daughter of Sidney Wayne Overton a ...
Andrea Snyder Phebus, age 69, of Cumming, passed away on Friday, May 29, 2015 in a tragic vehicular accident. Andrea was a retired Educator whose career spanned over 30 years in fo ...
Lorene Franklin McCall, age 62, of Gainesville, GA and formerly of Clayton, GA passed away on Friday, May 29, 2015 at New Horizon Lanier Park Nursing Home after an extended illness ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for James Aubrey Bounds, age 48, who passed away on Friday May 29th, 2015. He is survived by his wife, Mary Frazier Bounds of the ho ...
Mr. Judge Scott, age 69, of Danielsville, GA passed away on May 29, 2015. He is survived by his wife of 25 years Johnnie Scott, three daughters: Michelle (K ...
Mr. James Edward “Jimmy” Smith, Jr., age 65, of 155 Laurel Circle, Lavonia, Georgia, passed away Friday, May 29, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Mrs. Nina Monroe Bell, age 61, of 326 Remsdale Road, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, May 29, 2015, at her residence.
A daughter of Homer Monroe and the late Bettie Sue Cul ...
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.