Local Obits for Mon. Jan 29th, 2018
Donnie Shaw, age 55 of Lula, passed away Monday, January 29, 2018, following a sudden illness.
Born in Habersham County on October 11, 1962, he was a son of the late William M ...
Elise Doreen LaForgia, age 68, of Winder passed away Monday, January 29, 2018. Funeral services will be held 7:00 pm Thursday, February 8, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. ...
Aldo Hernandez Razo, age 38, of Winder, GA, died Monday, January 29, 2018. A visitation will be held Tuesday, January 30, 2018 from 6-9 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel.
Frankie Shadburn, age 76, of Hoschton, GA, died Sunday, January 28, 2018. Funeral Service will be held Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 12:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Rev. ...
Anthony S. “Tony” Taylor, 64, of Dawsonville passed away Monday January 29, 2018 at his residence following a period of declining health.
Born July 17, 1953 in Weilh ...
Enid Turner Phillips, age 95, of Buford, GA, died Monday, January 29, 2018. A funeral service will be held Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Woodland Hills Church, Atlanta. Pa ...
Mary Ellen Buice Anglin, age 79, of Buford, GA passed away Monday, January 29, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leon S. “Gus” Anglin; parents, Chesty and ...
Alvin (Al) F. Pannell, age 74 of Gainesville, Georgia.
Born February 16, 1943 – Passed January 29, 2018.
Al passed peacefully in his sleep on Monday morning. He was pre ...
Mrs. Joletta Louise Zerban age 58 of Murrayville passed away on Monday January 29, 2018 following an extended illness.
Memorial services are scheduled for Thursday February 01, ...
Dianne C. Knoblauch, age 76, passed away Monday, January 29, 2018. Graveside services will be held 2:00 pm Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at Hoschton City Cemetery. Pastor Dustin Penn ...
David Allan Abernathy, age 57 of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, January 29, 2018.
Mr. Abernathy was born on January 15, 1961, in Gainesville, Georgia, to Betty Goss Abernathy ...
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.