Local Obits for Fri. Mar 16th, 2018
William Howard Brown, Jr., age 57 of Maysville, GA passed away Friday, March 16, 2018 at his residence.
Born April 10, 1961 in Fort Sill, Oklahoma, Mr. Brown was ...
Betty Porter Croy, age 79, of Braselton GA passed away March 16, 2018.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Maynard Croy, stepchildren Tina Weygandt and Mickey Croy.
Robert Hudson (Bobby) Wallace, 86, of Cumming passed away Friday, March 16, 2018. Bobby was a hard-working man, a great story teller, and knew how to fix everything. As ...
Mrs. Sarah Layvonne Hill Belcher, age 62 of Athens died Friday, March 16, 2018 at Hill Haven Nursing Home. Mrs. Belcher was born in Commerce to the late, Clifton B. and Sarah ...
Ruthlene McClure Chambers age 87 of Cleveland, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 16, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Mrs. Chambers was born May 22, 1930 to t ...
Juanita Helen Crumley, age 86, died peacefully at her home in Cleveland, GA on Friday, March 16, 2018 following an extended illness.
Juanita was born on October 12 ...
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.