Local Obits for Mon. Feb 15th, 2016
Morris Cecil "Cowboy" Chadwick, age 78, of Cumming passed away Monday, February 15, 2016. Mr. Chadwick was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church and is preceded in ...
Ricky William Ellis age 48, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away suddenly Monday, February 15, 2016.
Mr. Donald Leon Kirby, age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2016 at his residence following an extended illness. ...
Bernard Suttler Roberts, age 49, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, February 15, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Mrs. Peggy Sue Chasteen Stephens, age 74 of Jefferson, Georgia, passed away Monday, February 15, 2016 in Athens, Georgia.
Dolores Bearden, 59, of Dahlonega passed away Monday February 15, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.
Born November 26, 1956 to the ...
Mr. Alverda Stringer, age 77 of Dahlonega, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2016 at Gold City Nursing Home following an extended illness.
Funeral services are scheduled for S ...
Miss Shannon Elizabeth Vickery, age 23 of Gumlog Road, Lavonia, Georgia passed away Monday, February 15, 2016 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A daughter of Ri ...
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.