Local Obits for Thu. Nov 2nd, 2017
Etta Mae Jett Ayers, 95, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday November 2, 2017 following a brief illness.
Born April 1, 1922 to the late Claude and Mae Jett, she had been a resid ...
Helen T. Dunn, 71, of Cumming passed away Thursday November 2, 2017 following a sudden illness.
Born September 2, 1946 in Dawson County to the late Huston and Pauline Trammell, ...
Jack Nathaniel Armstrong, age 88, of Cornelia, Georgia went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 2, 2017 following an extended illness.
Mr. Armstrong was born on January 6, ...
Johanna M. Livingston, age 84, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Thursday, November 2, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Wilhelm and Katharina Schaefer; sister, Ur ...
Earl Russell Moore, 83 of Gainesville passed away Thursday November 2, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Born in Fitzgerald, Georgia, Mr. Moore was the son of the la ...
Matthew Corey “Matt” Shockley, age 34 of Lula, passed away on Thursday, November 2, 2017.
Born in Hall County on April 11, 1983, he was a son of Phillip and Angela S ...
Mrs. Macie Booth Brooks, age 79, of Dahlonega, passed away Tuesday, October 24, 2017.
Mrs. Brooks was born in Bowman, GA on January 7, 1938 to the late Lonnie and Lucy Dic ...
William “Chip” Bruce Grant, Jr., age 69, of Hull passed away Thursday, November 2, 2017. Chip served in the US Navy from 1968-1971 out of Norfolk, Virginia on the ...
Jerry Chastain, age 76 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, November 2, 2017.
Mr. Chastain was born August 8, 1941 in Cleveland to the late Garnett and Mamie Jo Knight Murray. ...
Rev. Verner L. London, age 89, of Cleveland, Georgia went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, November 2. He was surrounded by family and loved ones.
He is survive ...
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.