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Local Obits for Sun. Mar 18th, 2018


Maria D. Potter, 50, Braselton
Maria D. Potter, age 50, of Braselton, GA passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2018. She is survived by her children, Ashley Hoyos, Braselton, GA, Josúe Potter, Buford, GA, Jona ...


Wendy Jaimes, 27, Gainesville
Wendy Jaimes, 27, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018 in Lake Mary, FL. from injuries in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Sun ...
Otis Dean "Pop" Cooper, 89, Flowery Branch
Otis Dean "Pop" Cooper, age 89, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018. He retired from Gainesville College. He loved woodworking, gardening, and playing gu ...
Diana Almazan Jaimes, 20, Gainesville
Diana Almazan Jaimes, 20, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018 in Lake Mary, FL. from injuries in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m ...


John F. Schulte, 84, Hoschton
John F. Schulte, age 84, of Hoschton passed from life on Sunday, March 18, 2018.  The family will receive friends 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at Lawson Funera ...


Deborah Elaine Peppers, 56, Cleveland
Deborah Elaine Peppers, 56, of Cleveland, GA passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, ...
'Night Court' star Harry Anderson found dead in home
Anderson was 65.
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.