Local Obits for Sat. Dec 9th, 2017
Linda Sue Sears Beales age 59 of Homer passed away Saturday December 9, 2017 at her residence.
Mrs. Beales was born December 8, 1958 in Homer to the late Charles Hoyt & ...
Mary Frances Merritt Youngblood, age 91, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, December 9, 2017.
She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-two years, Samuel Perry Young ...
Funeral services for Sheila Ann Church Davis, age 73, of Clarkesville will be held on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Dr. James Ham ...
Jeraldine Paulette, age 79, of Buford, GA, died Saturday, December 9, 2017. Mrs. Paulette has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Jeraldine was born in McDonoug ...
Bonnelle Lawson (Bonnie) Valentine, 95, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the home she loved so much. She was born October 14, 1 ...
Linda H. Cannon age 75 of Commerce passed away Saturday December 9, 2017 at Bentley Assisted Living.
Mrs. Cannon was born December 20, 1941 in Homer to the late Dixie Hagg ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Tammy Free Saucier, age 48 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, December 9, 2017. Mrs. Saucier was born in Gai ...
Mary Natalie Seney, age 76, of Nicholson, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, December 9, 2017. Nat was an avid horsewoman who loved to go down the trails on her beloved mare, Katie. ...
Mary Kathleen Curtis, age 93 of Sautee, passed away on Saturday, December 9, 2017.
Mrs. Curtis was born on May 28, 1924, in Clifty, Tennessee, to the late Guy and Mary Taylor Yo ...
Bonnie Elaine “Sissy” Sutton, age 59, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
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.