Local Obits for Sat. Jun 20th, 2009
Byars Funeral Home announces the death of Abbe Simon, 56, Roswell. A memorial service will be held at a time and place to be announced.
Emerson Richard Pike, 72, of Cumming, died at Northside Hospital Forsyth on June 19, 2009. The son of the late Garner and Lucille Cameron, he was a native of West Virginia.Richard ...
Mark Anthony Nicoletti, 49, of Alpharetta, GA died on June 20, 2009 at his home. A native of Niagara Falls, NY, he was the son of Joseph and Marie Nicoletti of Lewiston, NY.Mark w ...
Ingram Funeral Home announces services for Mildred G. Capp, 83, of Cumming, GA who died peacefully on Saturday, June 20, 2009. Born in Beaverdale, Pennsylvania, she was the daughte ...
Rupert Hewlett Milford, 87, Cumming, passed away Friday, June 19, 2009. He was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church and was preceded in death by his parents, Buron and Maude Milfo ...
Funeral services for Florence Chapman Hames, age 84, of Clarkesville, will be held on Monday, June 22, 2009, at 3:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Furman Lewis will o ...
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday June 22,2009 in the Little & Davenport Funeral Home Chapel for Mr.Billy Marcus Lee, 73 of Pine Haven Drive, Gainesville. TheR ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Michael Allen Prosser, age 50, of Athens, formerly of Jefferson, passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2009. He was born on January 5, 195 ...
Mr. Branyon Orville Jarrett Jr., age 83, of Gainesville, GA passed away June 20, 2009.He is survived by his children Charles M. Jarrett and Beth Jarrett; grandchildren, Jesse Jarre ...
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