Local Obits for Thu. Feb 5th, 2009
Vincent William Eterno, age 54, of Homer, GA, who passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2009. Mr. Eterno, born in Gainesville, was a son of the late, Joseph Eterno and Mary Lois Et ...
Mrs. Kathryn Studdard, age 87, Forsyth County, formerly of Walton County, passed away Thursday, February 5, 2009 following an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her hu ...
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia announces the death of Mrs. Patricia Ann Thomas Ervin, age 75, of Mount Airy, Georgia, and formerly of Loudon, who passed awa ...
Donna Lee Fawcett, age 49, of Davis Street, Gainesville, passed away Thursday, February 5, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Funeral services are ...
Mrs. Annie Doris Teale, age 79 of Dahlonega, Ga. died Thursday February 5, 2009 at Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega.Mrs. Teale had lived in Dahlonega for the past 9 years a ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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