Local Obits for Mon. Feb 23rd, 2009
Tyler Hutchison, 18, of Dawsonville died Monday February 23, 2009 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.A native of Forsyth County, he lived most of his life in Dawson ...
Barbara Romer, age 88 of Gainesville, GA (Forsyth) passed away Monday, February 23, 2009. Services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, February 27, 2009 at the National Cemetery in Bush ...
Franklin Curtis Gaddis, age 71 of Loggins Street, Gainesville, passed away Monday, February 23, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
Susan Reid Manley Law was born in Madison, GA on December 2, 1934. She died peacefully at home on February 22, 2009 after an extended illness, surrounded by her family. She was a ...
Mr. Robert Hampton Garmon, Age 97, of Dahlonega, Ga. died Monday February 23, 2009 at Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega. Mr. Garmon lived in Dawson county before coming to L ...
Louisa McIntosh Edwards of Atlanta and Rabun Gap, Georgia, died of complications from breast cancer on Monday, February 23, at her home on Black Rock Mountain. Louisa graduated fr ...
Mr. Boyd Ray Headrick, age 76, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, February 22, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness.Mr. Headrick was born in Knoxville, TN on August 2 ...
Mr. Odell C. Warwick, 84 of Marietta, Georgia formerly of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on Monday, February 23, 2009 following an extended illness. Born in White County, Georgia ...
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