Local Obits for Wed. Jul 27th, 2016
Raymond E. Reyes, age 82, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, July 23, 2016.
No formal services are planned.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the fam ...
Stevie Kent “Steve” Garland age 63 of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at his residence following an extended illness. &nb ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Charles David Hall, age 73, of Oakwood, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, July 27, 2016. Mr. Hall was born in Jefferson, ...
Barbara Jo Jordan, age 70, of Jefferson passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2016. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966. ...
Mrs. Lula Susie Berry Black, age 92, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Wednesday July 27, 2016 at the Gold City Convalescent Center in Dahlonega, GA.
Mrs. Black was a native and lif ...
William “Wicky” Loy Loudermilk Sr., age 96 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2016.
Wicky was born July 20, 1920 in Demorest, GA to the late Clarence Ja ...
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.