Local Obits for Tue. Nov 8th, 2016
Robert Leon Turpin, age 19 of Gillsville, passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
Born in Stephens County, Georgia on January 27, 1997, he was a son of Edward and Tina Turpin Kel ...
Charles Lamar Shedd 87, of Cumming passed away on November 8, 2016.
He is predeceased in death by his wife Betty Shedd.
He is survived by his children Tina Ingall of Marietta ...
Dorothy H. (Dot) Wood, age 80, of Conyers, formerly of Cumming passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2016. Dot was a caring and kind mother, grandmother and sister who loved making thos ...
Froilan Ramirez Flores, age 60, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
Mr. Flores was born on April 4, 1956, in Caracheo, Guanajuato, Mexico. He is prec ...
Mr. Bob Driggers, age 79, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at Waterford Assisted Living with his family, by his side.
Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., ...
Mr. Anthony Loring Wiley, age 74, of Lula, passed away on Tuesday, November 08, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extend illness. &n ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Christine Marie Lindstrom, age 72 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, November 8, 2016. Mrs. Lindstrom was bor ...
Gary Burghardt Gray, age 80, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Tuesday November 8, 2016.
Gary was born on March 27, 1936 in Cleveland, OH; moving to Georgia in 1969 and finally to ...
Margaret “Margie” Ellen Michaelsen, age 65, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on November 8, 2016.
Margie was born on September 15, 1951 in Chicago, IL. She was a r ...
Jacqueline B. “Jacque” Dillard age 41 of Atlanta, passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
Born in Fulton County on May 23, 1975, she was the daughter of Dou ...
Mr. Larry W. Herrington, age 78, of Colbert, Georgia, formerly of Buford, passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2016, at his residence with family.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m ...
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.