Local Obits for Fri. Mar 3rd, 2017
Ladonna Denise Gardiner, age 42 of Maysville, GA passed away Thursday, March 02, 2017 at her residence.
Born in Gainesville, GA, Mrs. Gardiner was the daughter of Hayward ...
Barbara “Bobby” "Nanny” Durham, 84, of Dawsonville passed away Friday March 3, 2017 at the Oaks at Limestone following a period of declining health ...
Maudine Roberts Breeden age 67 of Clermont, Ga. died March 3, 2017 . Strickland Funeral Home, Clermont.
Maria Cardenas, 98, of Gainesville passed away on Friday March 3, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 4, 2017 ...
Mrs. Shirley Malone McGehee, 84, of Flowery Branch passed away on Friday March 3, 2017 following an extended illness.
Funeral Services will be ...
Mr. Joseph Patrick Corradi, “Joe”, age 73 of Jefferson, Georgia, formerly of Vienna, Ohio, died on March 3, 2017 in Athens, Georgia of Cancer.
He was born on March 1 ...
William “Bill” Lawrence Moody, age 77 of Commerce, GA passed away Friday, March 03, 2017 at his residence.
Mr. Moody was the son of the late Charles Robert ...
Fred Allen Dickson, age 74, of Ellen Court, Toccoa, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga.
A son of the late Norman W. a ...
The Reverend David Paul Keister, Sr., age 64, of Toccoa, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017 at Hospice Atlanta/Emory University Medical Center in Atlanta.
A son of the lat ...
Dr. James Harvey Beall, Jr, age 86, of Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017 at NE Georgia Medical Center following a sudden, unexpected battle with cancer.& ...
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.