Local Obits for Sun. Nov 12th, 2017
Molly Kent Maliszewski, age 96 of Winder, GA passed away on November 12, 2017 at High Shoals Health & Rehab due to respiratory failure while she was a resident. Molly was born ...
Constance R. “Connie” McCarron, age 75, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, November 12, 2017. Mrs. McCarron is survived by her husband of fifty years, Bill McCarron, ...
Brenda Ann Gardner Gee, age 69 of Gainesville, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 12, 2017.
Funeral serv ...
Jerry Frank Head, age 74 of Lula, passed away on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at his residence.
Mr. Head was born on July 28, 1943, in Lula, Georgia, to the late Clifford and Cur ...
Mr. Herbert Jackie “Jack” Segars, age 83, of Gillsville, Ga., passed away Sunday, November 12, 2017, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga.
Mr. Roger Fricks, age 87, of Commerce died Sunday, November 12, 2017 at Hartwell Health and Rehab Center. Mr. Fricks was born in Commerce to the late, George and Gladys Starr ...
Jerry D. Ayers, age 74, of Lumpkin County passed away Sunday, November 12, 2017 following a brief illness.
He was loved by all, and was such a server who was always willing to l ...
Baby Miguel Efrain Perez-Rodriguez, of Cleveland, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, November 12, 2017.
Baby Miguel was born on October 29, 2017, in Gainesville, Georgi ...
Mary Margaret Turner, age 72 of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, November 12, 2017.
Ms. Turner was born on August 20, 1945, in White County, to the late T ...
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.