Local Obits for Wed. Feb 3rd, 2016
Memorial services for Brian Umberhandt, age 41 of Alto will be held at 3:00 PM, Saturday, February 6, 2016 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel with Pastor Debbie Roach officiating. ...
Mr. David Lee Ivey, age 73 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Braselton, following a brief illness. ...
Mrs. Thelma Elrod Little, 89 of Gainesville died Wednesday February 3, 2016 at her residence.
A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Little was the daughter of the l ...
Minnie Ruth Burton Trotter Turner, age 86 of Lula, passed away Wednesday, February 03, 2016, at Habersham Medical Center.
Born in Habersham County on December 29, 1929, she was ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Odis Tate, age 89 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, February 3, 2016. Mr. Tate was born in Talmo, Georgia ...
Mr. Paul Thomas Lord, age 83, of Commerce died Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at Northridge Medical Center. Mr ...
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.