Local Obits for Tue. Jan 19th, 2016
John William (Pat) Patrick, age 87, of Cumming passed away Monday, January 18, 2016. Pat retired from Snap-on Tools and was a U.S. Air Force veteran. Following his retirement, he o ...
Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Saturday January 23, 2016 in Wards Funeral Home
Chapel for Mrs. Lula E. Robinson, 71, of Gainesville, GA.. Mr. Glenn Ladd will officiate ...
Alice (Montree) Stephens passed away at Mountain Lakes Hospital Tuesday, January 19, 2016.
Born on June 10, 1922, she was a resident of Hall County Ga. for 9 ...
Mr. Jack F. Kelley, age 81 of Jefferson died Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Kelley was born in Blairsville, GA to the late, Mack and Murne ...
Everette Massey Milford, age 97, passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at Northridge Health and Rehab. Born May 10, 1918, in Banks County, GA, Everette was the daug ...
Mr. Henry Gerry Gunter, 70 of Lavonia, passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at his home peacefully of natural causes. Born on March 26, 1945, in Lawrenceville GA, he was the son o ...
Stanley Donald Rock, age 82, of Kennesaw, GA passed away on January 19, 2016. He served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War and served several tours during his tim ...
Mrs. Frances Madgelene Finley Hart, age 90 of Toccoa passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at the Stephens County Hospital.
A daughter of the late Seaborn and Maybelle ...
Marguerite T. Bruce, 95 of Cleveland passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2016. Marguerite was born in Atlanta GA on February 14, 1920 to the late William Frank Thomas and Willie Maude ...
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.