Local Obits for Tue. Oct 20th, 2009
Robin Michelle Free, age 31, of Baldwin, GA, died Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Ms. Free was born on October 21, 1977 in Hall Co ...
Cornelia Vaughan Williams, age 95, passed away Tuesday, October 20, 2009, at New Horizons West Nursing Home. Mrs. Williams was born November 28, 1913 in Cumming, Georgia. She liv ...
Lavartha McGill French, age 86, passed away peacefully in her sleep on October 20, 2009 to be reunited with the Lord and her beloved daughter Carole McGill Bullen and her beloved s ...
Mrs. Lounelle Whitmire Locke age 89 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday Oct. 20, 2009. Mrs. Locke was born in Hall County on September 19, 1920 to the late Floyd & Julie Abern ...
Mrs. Ann Lou Yonce, age 76, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday October 20, 2009 at BJC Medical Center. Mrs. Yonce was born in Davidson County, NC to late, John Kitchens and Clara Marlow ...
Ms. Katie Seaman, age 10 of Tallulah Falls, passed away Tuesday, October 20, 2009, at Childrenâ
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86