Local Obits for Mon. May 11th, 2009
Donald Melvin Stanley, age 61 of Royston and formerly of Alto, passed away Monday, May 11, 2009, at his residence following an extended illness. ...
Mr. Arnold James Boyd, local businessman was born February 17, 1922; he died May 11, 2009 at the age of 87 years. Mr. Arnold Boyd grew up on his fatherâ
Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00am on Friday, May 15, 2009 at Wardâ
Funeral services for Sidney Seldon Graves 87 of Gainesville will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday May 13,2009 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 P.M. ...
William Dale Mann, age 54 of Victoria Lane, Lula, Georgia passed away Monday, May 11, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral service ...
Jordan Matthew Bratek, age 17 of Hoschton, GA died suddenly on Friday, May 8, 2009. Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-945-6924 www.hamiltonmillchapel.com
Mrs. Lou Belle Radford, age 88, of Dahlonega, GA died Monday May 11, 2009 at her residence.Mrs. Radford was born is Cherokee County, NC and had lived in Lumpkin County most of her ...
Charles David Dover, age 51 of Autumn Way, Cleveland, Georgia passed away Sunday, May 10, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral se ...
Mrs. Frances Augusta Malone, age 86, of Cleveland, Ga formerly of Baltimore MD passed away Monday, May 11, 2009 at Northeast GA Medical Center.Mrs. Malone was born in Baltimore MD ...
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
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.