Local Obits for Thu. Apr 21st, 2016
Rachel Moon Hooper, age 78 of Alto, went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Thursday, April 21, 2016.
Born in Burlington, North Carolina, on April 3, 1938, she was a daughter of ...
Robert Keith Whiten, age 48, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, April 21, 2016.
Mr. Whiten was born November 10, 1967 in Toccoa, GA. He was a member of Revive Churc ...
James Allen Smallwood, 51, of Gainesville GA passed away Thursday, April 21, 2016.
Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory 355 Dawsonville Hey Gainesville, G ...
Funeral Service are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Saturday April 23, 2016 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Sybil Marion Norris Smith, age 83 of Gainesville. The Rev ...
Clinton West, 61, of Gainesville GA passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2016.
Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory 355 Dawsonville Hwy
Mary Frances Burton, age 77, of Monroe passed away Thursday, April 21, 2016. Mary loved the Lord, gospel music, her family, gardening, puzzles and canning. She helped i ...
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.