Local Obits for Thu. Jun 8th, 2017
Jack Edward Garrison, 85 of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully on Thursday June 8, 2017.
He served his country proudly in the US Army and was retired from many years of service ...
Noah B. Galloway, age 81, of Suwanee, GA passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017. He is survived by his wife of fifty-six years, Kathe Galloway, Suwanee, GA; children, Eric Ga ...
Carl S. Flury, age 89 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017.
Born in Greenwood, South Carolina on July 5, 1927, he was a son of the late Albert L. Flury and Cora Rober ...
Rev. Carlos Lopez, 64, of Gainesville, passed away June 8, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Funeral services ...
Marsha Pressley Robertson, age 42 of Murrayville, passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017 at her residence following a sudden illness.
Funeral services will be held Monday, June 12, ...
Donald George Braddell, 81, father of Gainesville resident Laurie Beth Seitz, passed away peacefully on June 8, 2017 at NEGA Medical Center after a short illness.
Mr. Br ...
James Barry Hahn, 84, of Gainesville, departed this life for his heavenly home on June 8, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, Georgia.
Barry was born Ja ...
Charles W. Galloway of Cleveland, Georgia departed this world on June 8, 2017. He grew up in northern Kentucky, and was a member of Cleveland United Methodist Church in Clevela ...
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.