Local Obits for Tue. Jul 14th, 2009
Marjorie Anna McManus, 75 of Cumming, GA passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2009 at Northside Forsyth Hospital, Cumming, GA. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, James D. McManu ...
Shayna Lynn Thom, 26 of Cumming, GA passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2009.She is survived by her husband, Bradley Thom of Cumming, GA; daughter, Kylie of Cumming, GA; parents, Pat an ...
William Joseph Flournoy, age 90 of Cornelia, passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2009, at the Oaks at Scenic View. Born in Montgomery, Alabama on November 27, 1918, he was the son of the ...
Grover Cleveland Parker, age 45 of Old Cornelia Highway, Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, July 14, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illne ...
Leonard Walters, age 81 of Chicopee Village, Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, July 14, 2009 at his residence following a brief illness. Funeral services are schedul ...
Taylor Carwell "T.C." OdellMay 27, 1914 - July 14, 2009Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday July 17,2009 in the Little & Davenport Funeral Home Chapel ...
Jeanette Hulda Kilby Muilenburg, age 78, of Clayton, GA, passed away Tuesday morning July 14, 2009 in Seneca, SC.She was born in Rabun County, GA and was the daughter of Marvin Lee ...
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