Local Obits for Fri. Jul 29th, 2016
Heyward Anthony Dodd, age 53, of Alto, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Friday, July 29, 2016 having victory over his six plus years battle with Cancer by going to his heavenly ...
Myrtis M. Ray, 94, of Dawsonville passed away Friday July 29, 2016 at her residence following a period of declining health.
Born December 17, 1921 to the late Loland and Ethel D ...
A Celebration of Life service will be held for Mildred Catron Bunting in Orlando, Florida at Woodlawn Memorial Park and Funeral Home on August 20, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Thomas Napoleon Fain Jr. age 85 of Clarkesville. Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00am, Monday, August 1, 2016 i ...
Ms. Brenda Sue Allison age 68 of Gainesville passed away on Friday July 29, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Mrs. Nancy Marell Childers age 86 of Gainesville passed away on Friday July 29, 2016 at Northridge Nursing Home following an extended illness.
Mr. Ulyses Cuyler, 79, was born September 08, 1936 and was educated in Laurens, County, Georgia. Retiring from the construction industry as a Pipefitter in Detroit, Mic ...
Mrs. Aline Jacklyn Hall Grant, age 85, of Gainesville, GA passed away Friday, July 29, 2016.
She was a lifelong resident of Gainesville, GA and of the Baptist Faith. She was a w ...
Mr. Phillip Eugene Malterer age 66 of Gainesville passed away on Friday July 29, 2016 at the residence of his daughter following an extended illness.
Esther Elizabeth Staton, age 93, of Flowery Branch passed to her rest on Friday, July 29, 2016.
Private Family Services will be held.
Esther was born in B ...
Ms. Donna Kay Cagle, age 46 of Maysville, GA, passed away on Friday, July 29, 2016 at her residence following an extended illness.
Funeral services as scheduled for Monday, August ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Rafael Leonidas Perez, age 83, of Jefferson, Georgia, who entered into rest Friday, July 29, 2016. Mr. Perez was born in Santiag ...
Billy Ray Knight, age 68, of Dahlonega, GA passed away suddenly on July 29, 2016.
Billy was the son of the late Asbury and Flo Knight.
Billy is survived by his form ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Lonzo E. Evans, age 86 of Bogart, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, July 29, 2016. Mr. Evans was born in Homer, Georgia a so ...
Victor Maurice Echols, 79, departed this this life on Wednesday, July 20, 2016,
as a born- again Christian and long- time member of First Baptist Church of
Kennesaw. He has enter ...
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.