Local Obits for Sun. Jul 12th, 2015
Miles Clyde (Cope) Patrick, age 95, of Winder passed away Sunday, July 12, 2015. Mr. Patrick was a veteran of the United States Army. He served during World War II in England ...
Yoram Ron, age 75, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, July 12, 2015. He was preceded in death by his father-in-law and mother-in-law, J.L. and Hazel Smith Peppers. He is survived ...
Dr. Kameswara Rao Voleti, 74, passed away in Johns Creek, GA on July 12th, 2015. He was born in Parvatipuram, India on Dec 8, 1940; lived in Mumbai, India (22 years), Ruston, LA (3 ...
Patsy J. Lokant, 78, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed into the arms of her loving Savior, Jesus Christ, on Sunday, July 12, 2015.
Mrs. Rebecca Manous Franks, age 73 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, July 12, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.
Mr. Jerry Thomas Myers, 67 of Gainesville died Sunday July 12, 2015 at the Emory University Hopsital.
Born in Salisbury, North Carolina, Mr. Myers was the son of the late W.A. a ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Deanie Gee Richardson, age 77 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, July 12, 2015. Mrs. Richardson was born in Pen ...
Mrs. Alice Virginia Bond, age 81 of Commerce died Sunday, July 12, 2015 at her residence. Mrs. Bond was born in Commerce to the late, Dock and Inda Mae McElreath Ledford.&nbs ...
Ruth Georgina Shea Willett, age 95, of Dahlonega, GA, died July 12, 2015, after a brief illness.
She was known and loved by many for her creativity, her hospitality, her wry sen ...
Mark Austin Meyers, age 51, of Forest Park, GA passed away on Sunday, July 12, 2015. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Jesse A. and Beverly Bradshaw, and Wilhelm and My ...
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.