Local Obits for Wed. Mar 18th, 2009
Laura Lee White, 62, of Dawsonville, GA died at her home on March 18, 2009 after a courageous struggle with cancer. A native of Dayton, OH she was the daughter of the late George ...
Esther Leona Lanning, 81, of Cumming, GA died at her home on March 18, 2009. A native of Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Ted and Ruth Noir. Her beloved husband, Ge ...
Ina Margaret Anderson, 92, of Cumming, GA died at Northside Hospital Cherokee on March 18, 2009. A native Georgian, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Vivian Eison. Her ...
Richard James Bardgett, 73, Cumming, Ga, passed away on Wednesday, March 18, 2009. He was a graduate of St. Louis University, a US Army Veteran and was a sales executive for vario ...
Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00am on Saturday, March 21, 2009 at Wardâ
Funeral Services are scheduled for 4:00pm Friday March 20, 2009 in the Wardâ
Mary O. Huckleberry, age 86 of Hoschton, GA, died Wednesday, March 18, 2009 after an extended illness. Graveside service will be held Saturday, March 21, 2009 at 1:00 PM at Melwood ...
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