Local Obits for Tue. Feb 24th, 2009
Mr. Justin James Davis Kerch, age 22, of Winder, passed away Tuesday, February 24, 2009. He was a graduate of Dacula High School and voted for the best laugh in his Senior Class an ...
Mrs. Maria Elena Cabal, age 54, of Winder, died Tuesday February 24, 2009.She was a teacher of English for speakers of other languages at Tadmore Elementary School. She worked with ...
Paul Zion, age 74 of Atlanta passed away Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at Northside Hospital in Atlanta. Funeral Services will be held in Kingsport, TN and will be announced. Online ...
Evelyn Mary Tustian, age 88 of Alpharetta, Georgia passed away Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at Northside-Forsyth Hospital. A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, February 26 2009 ...
Memorial Park announces the death of Michael Bobby, Jr., age 78, of Horizon Parkway, Buford, Ga.
Wendell L. Gunn, age 76, of Mt. Airy. GA and formerly of Dunedin, FL and Lexington, KY, died Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at his residence. Mr. Gunn was born on September ...
Mrs. Dorothy Anne Filliman Daniels, age 81, of Gainesville, GA (Forsyth County), passed away Tuesday, February 24, 2009. She graduated East High in Des Moines, IA and worked for a ...
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