Local Obits for Fri. Jun 5th, 2009
Memorial Park announces the death of Mrs. Mary Woodall, age 84 of Cumming.
Chad Hubbard, age 31 of Belton Bridge Road, Lula, Georgia, passed away Friday, June 5, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are sched ...
Doris Randolph Branch, age 81 of Landmark Place, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday, June 5, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Fu ...
Helen Barbara Head, known to all as (Nother-Mother) age 77 of Hilldale Road, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday, June 5, 2009 following an extended illness. Funeral ...
Laura Gilliand Peck, age 85 of Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday, June 5, 2009 at New Horizons North Nursing Home following an extended illness.Funeral se ...
Patrick Jordan, age 92 of Spring Street, Flowery Branch, Georgia, passed away Friday, June 5, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are s ...
Roberta P. Woodall, age 84 of Ponderosa Trail, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday, June 5, 2009 at Embracing Hospice, Cumming, Georgia following an extended illness. ...
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