Local Obits for Tue. Jan 24th, 2017
Gloria Viola Badley, 81 passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017. There are no services planned locally. Services will be held at a later date in Jamaica. ...
Ailion Amos (Mac) McPhail, Jr., age 94, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2017. Mac was retired from the Florida East Coast Railroad and was a U.S. Army veteran, se ...
Judith Van Horn Pett, age 63 of Cumming, passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, January 28th at 1:00 pm at Ingram Funeral Home ...
Pat Truitt, age 80 of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2017. She was a devoted member of County Line Baptist Church and very active in the homeless and Happy Timer's m ...
John Raymond Berry, age 71 of Buford, GA died Tuesday, January 24, 2017 following an extended illness. A memorial service will be held Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 7:00 PM at Hami ...
Richard John Wollak, 66 of Suwanee, GA passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017.
He was born on March 3, 1950 in Detroit, MI to Walter and Ruth Virginia Larson Wollak who ...
Alene Ponder Pence, age 93 of Melbourne, Florida and Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Monday, January 23, 2017.
Born in Sidell, Kentucky on December 22, 1923, she was a ...
Mrs. Mabel Murphy Hackett (75) of Gainesville, Georgia passed on January 24, 2017. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, January 28, 2017, 11:00am at Young’s Funeral Home ...
Guy Morgan Causey, age 86 of Commerce, GA passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at his residence.
Mr. Causey was the son of the late Edward Lynn Causey and Laura Bruns ...
Mr. Ralph “Eddie” Edward Dean, Jr., age 59 of 1833 E. Silver Shoals Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at his residence.
A son of the late R ...
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.