Local Obits for Thu. Dec 1st, 2016
Vicki Darlene Shubert, age 62, of Cornelia, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 1, 2016.
Ms. Shubert was born on January 27, 1954, in Gainesville, ...
Mary Lois Dinsmore, age 63, of Suwanee, GA, passed away Thursday, December 1, 2016. Mary was a member of Refuge Baptist Church and is preceded in death by her parents, Va ...
Hernan Macias Roman, age 18 of Cornelia, passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2016.
Born is Habersham County, Georgia on June 11, 1998, he was a son of Hector Macias Chavez and ...
Grace N. Hewell, 83, of Gillsville, passed away Thursday December 1, 2016 after a long and hard battle with ovarian cancer. Grace was born in Gillsville on January 11, 1933 t ...
Lorraine Newman (Mama B) Bell, 90, of Clermont was called home to her Lord and Savior, and her husband on Thursday Dec. 1, 2016.
Born and raised in northern California, she move ...
Mrs. Sandra Jo Crow, age 68, of Lula passed away on December 1, 2016 after an automobile accident.
Funeral services are scheduled for Monday, December 5, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in th ...
Kimberly Denise Hunnicutt Deal, age 50, of Mountain City, Georgia, passed away December 1, 2016 at Athens Regional Medical Center. She was born the daughter of Rose Mae Emory Hunni ...
Mrs. Shirley Ann Woodworth Warth, age 72 of 83 Big A School Road, Toccoa, GA, passed away Thursday, December 1, 2016 at the Stephens County Hospital.
A daughter of the late Theo ...
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.