Local Obits for Sat. Mar 18th, 2017
Glenda Eileen Stone, 88 of Cumming GA passed away on Saturday March 18, 2017.
Services will be held in Paducah, KY at a later date.
Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdona ...
Mr. Lamar Benjamin Bagwell, 87, of Oakwood, GA, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville surrounded by his family.
Funeral Se ...
William “Bill” Owen Culpepper, age 68, died Saturday, March 18 at his home in Clermont, Georgia. Mr. Culpepper is survived by his wife, Ann, daughter and son-in-l ...
Frank A. Gordon, age 79 of Gillsville, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017.
Born in Walton County on February 1, 1938, he was a son of the late A. F. Gordon and Drucilla Garris ...
Lois Helen Hulce, 87, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday March 18, 2017 following a brief illness.
Funeral Services are incomplete and will ...
Mrs. Barbara Ann McDonald, age 77, of Gainesville passed away Friday, March 17, 2017 at her residence, surrounded by her family.
Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Mo ...
Chief Warrant Officer 4 (U.S. Army, Retired) William Robert Weaver, age 87, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Saturday, March 18, 2017.
William served 32 ½ years in the Uni ...
Ray Pendley , 85 , of Talmo, Ga. passed away Saturday March 18,2017.
Funeral 11:00 am Tuesday Wards Funeral Home Chapel. Wards Funeral
Home 758 Main Street Gainesville in charge ...
Mrs. Reba Hunsinger, age 85, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Seasons Hospice in Cumming, GA.
Reba was born in Oconee County, SC June 25, 1931. Sh ...
John R. Hennings, age 73, of Alpharetta GA, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017, after a 5 month battle with several illnesses. John was born in Tarrytown, NY, to John M. He ...
Susie Zeches, wife to her beloved husband, Jon, mom to her treasured boys, Clayton and Jonathan, and caring nurse of many, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Mar ...
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.