Local Obits for Thu. Apr 12th, 2018
Stanley Charles St. Francis, 78, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Thursday, April 12, 2018.
He was born on August 8, 1940 in Long Island, NY, the son of Louis and Ida St. Francis w ...
Carolyn Ann Talbot, age 78 of Dacula, GA, died Thursday, April 12, 2018. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 7:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. ...
Roger Edwin Floyd, age 86 of Buford, GA died Wednesday, April 11, 2018. A funeral service will be held Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 3:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Rev. Dann ...
Funeral services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Saturday April 14, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for William Carley Puckett, age 84 of Gainesville. The Rev. Bradley Ellio ...
Mrs. Eudora Doan Rowe, age 96 of Gainesville, passed away on April 12, 2018. A graveside service will be held at 11:30 am on Monday, April 16, 2018 at Westview Cemetery in Atlanta, ...
David Darvis, age 75, of Hoschton, GA passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018.
A Memorial Service is scheduled for 3:00 PM Sunday, April 22, 2018 at Chestnut Mountain ...
Mrs. Lillian Hilda Bond Wynn, age 86, of Commerce, GA died Thursday, April 12, 2018. Mrs. Wynn was born in Commerce to the late Alvin and Wildred Williamson Bond. She w ...
Hoyt A. Allen died peacefully in the early morning of April 12, 2018. He was the son of George and Nellie Mae Allen. One of six siblings, Hoyt was preceded in death by his pare ...
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.