Local Obits for Sat. Jun 13th, 2015
Mr. James Edwin Lyle, age 66, of Winder, Georgia passed away June 13, 2015. Born in Clarke County, he was a son of the late Henry Edward and Myrtle Clark Lyle.&n ...
Lila Henretta Johnson, age 76, a lifelong resident of Cumming, passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2015.She was a wonderful mother, grandmother and great grandmother and loved her gr ...
Elizabeth Weathers Henderson, age 79, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2015.
She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-four years, Henry Bunyan Henderson; ...
Raul J. Arias, age 79, of Gainesville, GA passed away Friday, June 12, 2015 at Northeast GA Medical Center.
He was born in Cuba and had worked as a train engineer.
Mr. Arias ...
Catherine Tharin Horat, 67 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away surrounded by her family on June 12th, 2015. No services are planned at this time.
Henrietta M. “Sis” Bramblett, 93, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesd ...
Graveside Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday June 15, 2015 at Alta Vista Cemetery for Alma Louella Turner age 91 of Gainesville. The Rev. Brian Malcolm will officiate. The ...
Clarence Thomas Denton age 55 of Homer, Ga. passed away Friday June 12, 2015. He was the son of the late Clarence and Estelle Haynes Denton and was the owner of Denton Import ...
Heather Leigh Walker, age 34, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Saturday, June 13, 2015 at her home following a short, but gallant battle with Cancer.
Heather was born in Gainesville ...
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.