Local Obits for Sat. Feb 11th, 2017
Robert H. “Bob” Hansman, age 76, of Cumming, Georgia passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 11th with his wife, Barbara and daughter, Jenny at his side. Bob ...
Charles Coy Chadwick, 78, of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at Northside Hospital Forsyth, Cumming, GA. He was a member of Mt. Calvary Bapt ...
Wayne Warren Waldron, 58 of Gainesville, GA passed away Saturday, February 11, 2017.
A Memorial service is scheduled Friday, February 17, 2017, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Li ...
Mr. Robert Joseph Brooks, 81, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, February 11, 2017 at North Forsyth Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, Tuesday, February 14 ...
Mrs. Ana Ma Reyes-Sanchez, 72, of Gainesville passed away February 11, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February ...
Mr. Paul T. Townsend, 85, of Alto passed away Saturday, February 11, 2017 at Stephens County Hospital.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 i ...
Jerry Wortham age 74 of Nicholson passed away Saturday Feb. 11, 2017 at the Hill Haven Nursing Home.
Mr. Wortham was born February 13, 1942 to the late Hubert Loy & Ir ...
James Alfred Bradley, 68 of Greenville, SC passed away on Saturday February 11, 2017.
There are no services planned at this time.
Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonald ...
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.