Local Obits for Wed. Nov 4th, 2009
Mack Mixer, 69, of Dawsonville died Wednesday November 4, 2009 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a sudden illness.Born August 19, 1940 in Valdosta, Georgia to the late Burke ...
Doris Anita Maney Lewallen, age 49, of Clarkesville, GA passed away Wednesday, November 04, 2009, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a courageous battle with cancer. Bor ...
A Memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Sunday, November 8, 2009 at Dawsonville City Cemetery for Mr. James H. Prather, age 77 of Flowery Branch.
Mr. Michael David Adams, age 49, of Flowery Branch, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, November 4, 2009. Complete arrangements to be announced by Memorial Park South Funeral Home 4121 ...
Michael Joseph Jablonski, age 46 of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Memorial services are sc ...
Thomas Johnson, age 84, of Gainesville, Ga died Wednesday, November 4, 2009. Visitation will be held Friday, November 6, 2009 from 7-8pm at the Wimberly & Jackson Chapel. Homeg ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Judy Ann Pierce, 59, of Hull, who died Tuesday at her residence.Born in Jackson County, GA, she was the daughter of the late Roy Bennett Ow ...
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