Local Obits for Sun. Jan 3rd, 2016
Jeffery Thomas Fountain age 50 of Homer passed away Friday Jan. 1, 2016.
Mr. Fountain was born March 5, 1965 to the late Thomas Jefferson Fountain and Patricia Myers Varner. He ...
Carol Sue Learn, age 62, passed away suddenly on January 3rd, 2016, at 5:05 pm. She is now dancing with the Lord.
She is survived by her son, Jason Troncone (Marilyn) ...
Betty Nell Perry, age 81 of Cumming, passed away peacefully on January 3, 2016. Betty was a lifetime member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church. She was employed at Jackson's 5 and ...
Mrs. Vivian Clark Singleton, 95 of Gainesville died Saturday January 3, 2016 at The Oaks on Limestone.
A life long resident of Hall County, Mrs. Singleton was the daughter of th ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Wednesday January 6, 2016 at Harmony Hall Baptist Church for Herbert G. Williams, age 89, of Gillsville. The Rev. John Kinsey and Rev ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Betty Ann “Big Gal” Jones, age 70, of Commerce, who passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2016. Mrs. Jones was born in Jackso ...
Alfred Caldwell age 58 of Dahlonega passed away on January 3, 2016. He was a 1975 graduate of Lumpkin County High School, an avid hunter, and enjoyed gold panning.
Doyle Baxter, age 89 of Hull, GA passed away Sunday January 03, 2016.
Mr. Baxter was the son of the late Ruben Joseph and Ruth Sanders Baxter and the widow of Lizzie T ...
Phyllis Combs Leet died on Sunday, January 3, 2016 in Germantown, Tennessee. She was three days shy of her 89th birthday. Phyllis was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and ...
Mrs. Myrtle Moseley White age 93, of 339 West Savannah Street, Toccoa passed away Sunday January 3, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A daughter of the ...
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.