Local Obits for Fri. Aug 7th, 2015
Funeral Services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Monday August 10, 2015 at Gillsville Baptist Church for Pamela Ann Butler age 57 of Gillsville. The body will lie-in-state from 10 ...
Claudius “Hugh” Smelley, age 99, of Lula, passed away Friday, August 7, 2015.
Born on June 12, 1916, in Lula, Georgia, he was a son of the late Claudius Ja ...
Charles H. Gaylor, Jr., age 83 of Cumming, passed away on Friday, August 7, 2015. He was preceded in death by his parents Charles and Inez Gaylor.
Survivors include his wife, Wa ...
Theresa Ann Poole Entzminger, age 53, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, August 7, 2015. She is survived by her husband of fifteen years, Robert E. Entzminger, Buford, GA; fath ...
Dorothy Dollar Jones, age 86, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, August 7, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband of thirty-seven years, Harmon Jones; parents, Bud and De ...
Janet Orton Fontaine, 87, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, August 7, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Aubrey Lewis Jones, age 33, of Gainesville passed away on August 7th, 2015. Arrangements are incomplete at this time.
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements. ...
Funeral services will be held for, Frances Papps age 92 of Clermont, GA. Services will be at 2:00 pm in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel on Sunday August 16, 2015. Visitation w ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Miss Fannie Mae Kinsey, age 98 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, August 7, 2015. Miss Kinsey was born in Gainesvil ...
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.