Local Obits for Mon. Jun 8th, 2009
Irene Thomas Grizzle, age 84, of East May Street, Winder, Georgia, passed away Monday, June 8, 2009 at Winder Heath Care, Winder, Georgia following an extended illness.Funeral serv ...
Billie Sue Stinnett, 69, of Dawsonville died Monday June 8, 2009 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a period of declining health.Mrs. Stinnett lived in Dawson County for the p ...
Mr. Vestal Lamar Pitchford, age 40, of Dawsonville, Ga. died Monday June 8, 2009. Vestal was born in Habersham County, Ga. He lived most of his life ...
Mrs. Dola Mae Campbell, age 93 of Cumming, passed away Monday, June 8, 2009. She was a member of the Cumming First United Methodist Church and was preceded in death by her husband ...
Mark Donald Daniels, age 33 of Windsor, South Carolina, passed away Monday, June 08, 2009. Born in Escambia, Florida on May 19, 1976, he was the s ...
Andy Anderson, 49, of Powder Springs, GA, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, June 8, 2009. He was born in Atlanta GA on January 4, 1960, graduated from McEachern High Schoo ...
Brenda Whelchel, age 67, of Britt Whitmire Road, Gainesville, Georgia, passed away at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services are s ...
Ora Lee Stewart, Jr., 74, of Murrayville GA, passed away Monday, June 8, 2009. Born on February 7, 1935, he was a native of South Pittsburgh, TN; he had lived in Hall County for th ...
Frampton Mikell Harper (11-7-1939) died peacefully on Saturday June 6 after a long battle with renal cell cancer. His wife, Sharon, was with him.Mikell is survived by: Sharon Parke ...
Billy Joe Holly, Sr., 78, a retired Georgia State Patrolman in the License DivisionWith â
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Edward Lee Roper, age 53 of Cleveland. Mr. Roper passed away Monday, June 08, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Cente ...
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