Local Obits for Wed. Sep 23rd, 2015
Mrs. Sarah Fulbright Bradley, age 87 of 139 Letourneau Drive, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at the Stephens County Hospital.
A daughter of ...
Buford L. Thompson, age 86, Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, September 23, 2015.
Mr. Thompson was born on October 13, 1928 in White County, Georgia to the late Claud ...
Imogene Williamson, 77, of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, September 23, 2015.
A lifetime resident of Hall County, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and P ...
William Lester Duncan, 90, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.
Horace Tyrone “Ty” Moye, age 72 of Buford, died Wednesday, September 23, 2015 after an extended illness. Memorial Service will be held Sunday, September 27, 2015 ...
Martha Ruth Burton McMeans age 92 of Danielsville passed away Sept. 23, 2015 at the Hill Haven Nursing Center following an extended illness.
Mrs. McMeans was born in Nashville, TN ...
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.