Local Obits for Sun. Dec 24th, 2017
Marguerite Scott Ellis, 82, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, December 24, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, De ...
Dr. Carlos Roberto Solsona, 75, of Buford, passed away on Sunday, December 24th 2017, at his residence, surrounded by his family.
Memorial Mass will be 11:00 a.m., Thursda ...
Herschel C. Hallam, age 75, of Hoschton, GA passed away Sunday, December 24, 2017. He was preceded in death by his father, Herschel Hallam; mother, Lavada Ragusa; and sister, Ardie ...
Vicki Lynn Howington, age 58, of Nicholson, GA died Sunday, December 24, 2017 at Eastman Health and Rehab. Ms. Howington was born in Athens to Charlie Allen and Jackie Delore ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Inez Wier Standridge, age 95, of
Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Sunday, December 24, 2017. Mrs. Standridge was born ...
Darlene Carter Totherow, 54, of Carnesville passed away December 24, 2017.
A Memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 31, 2017 in the Chapel of Memorial Pa ...
David Richard Blihovde, 78, of Cleveland passed away December 24, 2017 at New Horizons Lanier Park following an extended illness.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on S ...
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.