Local Obits for Mon. Feb 13th, 2017
Willie C. Masters Dodd, age 95 of Homer, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017.
Born in Alto, Georgia, on December 24, 1921 she was a daughter of the late Cly ...
Joyce Elizabeth Roper Frix, age 84, of Cumming passed away Monday, February 13, 2017. Joyce was a wonderful mother, grandmother and sister. She enjoyed cooking and gardening. Joyce ...
Mrs. Vivian T. Sepe Schrader, 82, of Gainesville passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017.
A funeral service will be held Friday February 17, 2017 at 10:45 a.m. at St. Mar ...
Miriam Gillespie Shore, age 92 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017.
Born in Banks County, Georgia on June 29, 1924, she was a daughter of the late Ed & ...
Jack Raymond Kirves, age 84 of Gainesville, Georgia and formerly of Gwinnett County, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Mr. A.J. Millwood, 73, of Gainesville passed away February 13, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 17, 201 ...
Mrs. Sara Lee Hubbard Bridges, age 84 of Falls Road, Toccoa passed away Monday, February 13, 2017 at Heritage Health Toccoa.
A daughter of the late William Lee and Julia Mae Coa ...
Bertha Mae Pruitt Stover, age 94, a lifelong resident of Suches, GA passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017.
Bertha Mae deeply loved her children and husband of 73 years. ...
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.