Local Obits for Wed. Oct 26th, 2016
Judy Melissa Allison, age 67, a lifelong resident of Forsyth County, passed away Wednesday, October 26, 2016. Judy was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister who loved ...
Mary Elizabeth Reed Hogan, age 84 of Lawrenceville, GA died Wednesday, October 26, 2016. Funeral service will be held Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memoria ...
Johnnie M. Roe, age 80 of Sugar Hill, GA died Wednesday, October 26, 2016. Funeral service will be held Monday, October 31, 2016 at 1:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Rev. J ...
Mary Evelyn McClure Clarke, age 70, of Clarkesville, Ga. passed away October 25, 2016 at the Habersham Medical Center. She was born in Pompano Beach Florida January 26, 1946 the da ...
Ralph Fogelberg Barth, 88 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday October 26, 2016 at Lanier Village Estates in Gainesville.
Ralph was born on November 28, 1927 in Rut ...
Essie Mae Johnson Morrison was born on April 7 1938 to the late Pearlie Mae Sutton and Carey Toland. She departed this life on Wednesday October 26 2016 following a brief illness. ...
Mr. Rayburn Pearson, age 78, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on October 26, 2016, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after an extended battle with cancer.
Mr. Pearson was bor ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Robert L. Phillips, age 84, of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, October 26, 2016. Mr. Phillips was born in Je ...
Anthony Harold Jarrard, age 49, a life-long resident of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Wednesday October 26, 2016.
Anthony was born on February 24, 1967 to Harold W. and ...
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.