Local Obits for Sun. Feb 28th, 2016
Ivie Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Buddie Boyd Shaver, age 73, of Hardman Orchard Rd,. Maysville, Ga. who passed away Sunday morning at ARMC. Mr. Shaver was t ...
Ralph "Gabby" Hayes, Jr. , age 82, of Cumming, GA passed away Sunday, February 28th, 2016 at his residence. Ralph was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph Sr. an ...
Mrs. Jerry Ailene Myers, age 75, of Cumming, passed away on Sunday, February 28, 2016, at Northside Forsyth Hospital. Jerry was born in Ellijay, GA, in the summer of 1940 to the la ...
Rita B. Springfield, age 73, of Cumming passed away Sunday, February 28, 2016. A native of Effingham County, Rita was one of seven children and lived an exemplary life as a C ...
Ray Clark, age 70, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, February 28, 2016.
Mr. Clark was born on February 6, 1946 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late Verner a ...
Cathryn “Beth” Medlock Martin, age 55, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, February 28, 2016.
Mrs. Martin was born in Demorest, GA on October 28, 1960. ...
Ruby Hulsey McNeal Bryant, age 93, of Gainesville went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 28, 2016.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Issac Monroe Hu ...
Rufus Elmer Dean, Jr., age 92, of Gainesville, Georgia, died Sunday, February 28, 2016 with his wife by his side. During his ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Martha Sue Buffington Kenimer age 61, of Gillsville. Rev. Rando ...
Carol Anne Lawler West passed away Sunday February 28, 2016 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia following a brief illness.
Carol was born i ...
Mr. Edward Harold Henderson, age 73 of Hartwell, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, February 28, 2016 at Rainey Hospice House following a brief illness.
Diana Joan Roberts Corbin, age 74, of Suches, GA passed away Sunday, February 28, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Diana was a master gardener who enjoyed cam ...
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.