Local Obits for Tue. Nov 1st, 2016
Martha Sue (Harris) Breedlove, age 87, of Winder, passed away Tuesday morning, November 1, 2016, after a brief illness. She was the beloved wife of George Breedlove, who survives h ...
Teresa Allen Maningding, age 67, of Reidsville formerly of Winder, passed away Tuesday, November 1, 2016. She is survived by her son David and Debbie Maningding; daughter Mel ...
Frank Jr Collett, age 76, of Cumming, GA, passed away Tuesday, November 1, 2016. He was born in 1940, to the late Grady and Ruth Collett. Frank was a member of the Cherokee Shriner ...
Russell Lee “Russ” Morgan, age 83, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Monday, October 31, 2016, following a sudden illness.
Mr. Morgan was born on May ...
Ms. Marie C. Strickland, age 81, of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at Bell Minor Nursing Home following an extended illness. &nb ...
Elijah Richie Robinson, infant son of Richie and Adrienne Jackson Robinson of Nicholson died Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at Athens Regional Medical Center.
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Charlotte Smith, age 76, of Ball Ground, GA, passed away on November 1, 2016. She was born to the late Clarence and Mary Brown. Charlotte was a member at Liberty Grove Baptist Chur ...
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.