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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Apr 13th, 2009

Forsyth

Hilda Streetman, 58, Cumming
Mrs. Hilda Streetman, age 58, a life long resident of Forsyth County, passed away Sunday, April 12, 2009. Mrs. Streetman was a charter member of Cumming Baptist Church and served o ...

Habersham

Louise Parson Thompson, 77, Baldwin
Louise Parson Thompson, age 77 of Baldwin, passed away Monday, April 13, 2009, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Born in Habersham County on May 09, 19 ...

Hall

Dwight Barnett, 64, Gainesville
Dwight Lee Barnett, 64, passed away April 13, 2009, at Emory University Hospital.Mr. Barnett, born in Rome, Georgia, had resided in Cobb County, and for the past 20 years had lived ...
Jeanene Gail Taylor, 66, New Holland
Jeanene Gail Taylor, age 66 of Myrtle Street, SE, New Holland, Georgia passed away Monday, April 13, 2009 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral service ...
Marguerite McClure Mathis, 90, Gainesville
Mrs. Marguerite McClure Mathis, age 90, of Gainesville died Monday April 13, 2009 at Limestone Heritage. A native of Forsyth County, Mrs. Mathis had lived in Hall County for most o ...

Jackson

Billie Elizabeth Benson, 91, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Liddie Bell (Billie) Benson, age 91, of Pendergrass, who passed away on Monday, April 13, 2009. Born in Forsyth County on June 2, 1917, s ...

Lumpkin

Eulene Cantrell, 69, Dahlonega
Mrs. Eulene Cantrell, age 69, of Dahlonega, GA died Monday April 13, 2009 at the Northeast Ga. Medical Center in Gainesville, GA following a brief illness.Mrs. Cantrell was born in ...
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