Local Obits for Wed. Feb 7th, 2018
Craig Matthew Wenner, age 47, of Winder passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966.
Raymond Lee Bridges, age 73, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018. He was preceded in death by parents, Frank and Nancy Shook Bridges. Mr. Bridges is survived by h ...
Funeral services for Sanford Russell Dean, III age 39, of Demorest will be held on Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 at 6:00 PM at Hillside Memorial Chapel & Gardens, Clarkesville. ...
Clarice A. McDougald, age 81 of Clermont, passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.
Mrs. McDougald was born on May 18, 1936 to the late J.P. and Eunice Hilton Abercrombie.&nbs ...
Frances “Fran” Westbrook Lenoir Stewart, age 92 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.
Born on October 14, 1925, in New Augusta, Mississippi ...
Mrs. Maribel Jaimes age 51 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday February 7, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Memorial services are scheduled for Mond ...
Mrs. Sarah Silman Duke Davis born in 1925 passed away at the age of 92 on February 7, 2018 in Gainesville, Georgia. Sarah was born in Jefferson, Georgia to the late Alma Lill ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Arthur Hugh Martin, Jr., age 81 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, February 7, 2018. Mr. Martin was born in ...
Mrs. Joyce Duncan Hart, age 87, of Royston, GA died Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at Kindred Hospice at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Hart was born in Commerce ...
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.