Local Obits for Wed. Sep 21st, 2016
Mrs. Reba Bunn, age 75, of Winder, Georgia passed away September 21, 2016 at her residence. A Native and lifelong resident of Barrow County, she was a daughter of the late Bu ...
Marshall Anderson, age 70, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016.
He was raised in Thomasville, GA, and spent a number of years in Buford. He retired from Elri ...
Ola Mae Demore, age 92 of Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016.
Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 am, Friday September 23, 2016 at Fairfield Baptist Ch ...
Jackie Lamar Adams, 62, of Murrayville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2016 at Emory Hospital.
Born October 25, 1953 in Gainsville he was the son of the late David Adams and Mau ...
Nancy Hendricks Copper, 45, passed away on Wednesday September 21st at home surrounded by her family after a courageous battle with cancer. She was the beloved wife of Chad C ...
Graveside services are scheduled for Friday September 23, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday September 22, 22 ...
Gary Junior Head, age 59, a long-time resident of Dahlonega, GA passed away on September 21, 2016.
Gary was an associate member of the US Mountain Ranger Association. He is spec ...
Margaret M. Turpin, age 76, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on September 21, 2016.
Margaret was the daughter of the late William and Mary Jackson.
She is survived by her husband ...
Glen Greenwald, age 83, of Young Harris, GA, passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016.
Glen loved golf and was a member of the Atlanta Ski Club. A Veteran of both the Army and ...
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.