Local Obits for Sat. Jun 25th, 2016
Shana Lee Thomason, age 31, of Winder passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfunerlahome.org, 706-654-0966.
Jason David Gilbertson, age 35, of Norcross passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016. Survivors include his parents David and Gloria Gilbertson and his sister Kari Gilbertson. &nb ...
Christopher Neal Causey, 47, of Lula passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2016 following injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 27, 2016 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Talmadge Mullinax Jr., age 80 of Gaineville. Interment will follow at Alta ...
Betty Edith Williams, age 78 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.
James Peyton Hansard (Jim), 81, of Dahlonega Georgia passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2016.
Born and raised in Atlanta, GA, the son of Pat and Ethel Hansard, he lived most of h ...
Mickel Curtis Wiley age 63 of Carnesville passed away Saturday June 25, 2016 at his residence.
Mr. Wiley was born in Commerce and was a self employed mechanic. He was a me ...
Gary Fred Sellers, age 67 of 2668 Rock Quarry Circle, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016 at his residence.
A son of Sally Payne Sellers and the late Fred Seller ...
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.