Local Obits for Fri. Jun 16th, 2017
Mr. Robert Alexander Lewis, age 19, of Homer, GA died June 16, 2017. Alex was born in Macon, GA to Thomas Lewis of Homer and Shelly Shimler Lewis of Homer. He lived in ...
Rev. Curtis D. Allbritten, DD, age 76, of Cumming, went home to be with our Lord on Friday, June 16, 2017. He was born and raised in Cedartown, Georgia. Curtis pastored in Conyers, ...
Mattie Wansley, age 71, of West Virginia and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 12:00 noon in ...
Janice Fitzgerald Erwin, of Cornelia, passed away on June 16, 2017, after battling multiple myeloma for 3.5 years. Born in Atlanta on
November 7, 1938, she was preceded in death b ...
Joan Crowe Maddox, 90, passed away at her home on June 16, 2017 after a brief battle with cancer. She was born October 10, 1926 in Bradenton, Florida to parents Howard Dewey Crowe ...
Home Going Services for Elder Eddie Walker of Gainesville, Ga., the husband of Mrs. Fralil Walker, will be held Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 1:00 p.m., St. John Baptist Church, 757 E ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Cecil Arnold Tignor, age 62 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, June 16, 2017. Mr. Tignor was born in Richmond, ...
Annie Ruth Voyles, age 80, of Hoschton passed away Friday, June 16, 2017. Mrs. Voyles had a rose garden that she adored. Survivors include her son Jeff Voyles of Hoscht ...
Mrs. Vickie Lynn Davis Bruce, age 59, of Dahlonega passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. She worked for many years at the Ranger Camp in Dahlonega and ...
Pamela “Pam” Ellen Teal, age 59, of Dahlonega, GA passed away suddenly on Friday, June 16, 2017.
Pam was of the Baptist faith and a member of Antioch Bapti ...
Eula Mae Clark, age 84, of Old Town, FL passed away Friday, June 16, 2017.
Born in Franklin County, Mrs. Clark was the daughter of the late Hoyt and Myrtie Nation Kitchens ...
Daniel Allison, age 33, of Cleveland, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017.
Mr. Allison was born June 29, 1983 in Gainesville to Lloyd Allison and Lora Jean Wright. He was pr ...
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.