Local Obits for Fri. Oct 13th, 2017
Winnie C. Smith, 75, of Dawsonville passed away Friday October 13, 2017 at her residence following a period of declining health.
Born August 18, 1942 to the late Joseph T. and L ...
Maria Irismar Lima-Rocha, age 73, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017.
She is survived by her daughters, Christine Haydee Rocha De Azevedo and Yaskara Dianne R ...
Larry Douglas Stowers age 59 of Murrayville, GA passed away on October 13, 2017 following a sudden illness. Born August 30, 1958 to parents Winfred and Lucy Black Stowers, he was a ...
Mr. Eddie Ray Overby went to his heavenly home to be with his family and loved ones.
He requested no services to be held.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, ...
Mr. Lawrence Charles Sowers, age 59, of Flowery Branch passed away October 13, 2017
Memorial services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at First ...
Joseph John Roehrig III “Joe”, passed away on October 13, 2017 at Dekalb Medical Hospital near his home in Tucker, GA.
Joe was born on December 20, 1949 in Queens, N ...
Mr. David George Adams, age 63 of North Fleetwood Lane in Fair Play, S.C. passed away Friday, October 13, 2017 at his residence.
A son of the late Thomas Cliff and Sarah Head A ...
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.