Local Obits for Mon. Dec 25th, 2017
Judy Patriarche Podsedly, 72, of Big Canoe, Georgia passed away Monday December 25, 2017 at Northside Hospital Cherokee following an extended illness.
Born February 12, 1945 in ...
Joyce Wallace, 86, of Dawsonville passed away Monday December 25, 2017 at New Horizons Lanier Park following a period of declining health.
Born November 5, 1931 to the late Home ...
Brett Danny Wilkie, age 35, of Cumming, passed away on Monday, December 25, 2017. Brett was a member of Daves Creek Baptist Church and a Mason at Matt Lodge #694 A&FM. He was p ...
Eddie J. Roberts, age 66, of Suwanee, GA passed away Monday, December 25, 2017.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Willard and Frances Sells Roberts. Mr. Roberts is surviv ...
Denmon Hannie Cagle, 80, of Gainesville passed away December 25, 2017.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 28, 2017 in the Chapel of Memorial Park F ...
Memorial services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday December 30, 2017 at
Lula Assembly of Praise for Margaret McCrackin, 77, of Lula. Ward's
Funeral Home, Gainesville, GA.
Mrs. Annie Lois Pless Phillips, age 84, of 35 Taylor Alley, Toccoa began her eternal journey with her Lord on Monday, December 25, 2017.
A daughter of the late Norman Coy Pless ...
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.