Local Obits for Wed. May 20th, 2009
Barry Edward Wilson, age 62,was born June 6, 1946 to Dr. Robert O. Wilson and Edythe Wilson in Greenville, Ohio. Barry attended Greenville High School, Tri State University and Wr ...
Mrs. Jackie Cyrus Doddridge, age 75 of Forsyth County, formerly of West Virginia, passed away Monday, May 18, 2009. Mrs. Doddridge was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church. ...
Mrs. Martha Hansard, age 92 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2009. She was a life long resident of Forsyth County and a charter member of Bethelview United Methodist Chur ...
Warren P. Williams, age 75 of Lawrenceville, Georgia, died Wednesday, May 20, 2009. A Graveside Service will be held Sunday, May 24, 2009 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Gard ...
Funeral services for Jeffrey Campbell, age 51, of Gainesville will be at 2:00 PM Saturday May 23,2009 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Alta Vista Cemetery. T ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Lessie Skelton Cooper, age 82, of Jefferson who passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2009.Mrs. Cooper, a native of Jackson County, was ...
Dolly Lemley Taylor, age 65, died May 20, 2009 in Brunswick, GA.Dolly was born May 24, 1943 to Homer Jacob Lemley and Mamie Lue Sullens Lemley. She was preceded in death by her par ...
Freeman Gibbs, age 66 of Cleveland passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2009. Complete arrangements will be announced later by Ward's Funeral Home 758 Main St. S.W. Gainesville.
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