Local Obits for Thu. Jul 16th, 2009
Hugh Derrell Patrick, Sr., age 78 of Alpharetta, Georgia passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2009. Memorial Services are pending and will be announced. Online condolences may be expres ...
John Henry Chambers, age 77 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, July 15, 2009, at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Habersham County, GA on August 17, 1931, he wa ...
Keith Douglas Simmons, age 51 of Alto, passed away Thursday, July 16, 2009, at Coliseum Medical Center. Born in Habersham County on April 01, 1958, he was the son of Viedith Gailey ...
Eloise Lynn Kern age 88 of Gainesville passed away Thursdayat Hertiage of Lilburn Nursing Home.Memorial services will be held at 7:00 p.m. Saturday July18, 2009 in the Mason & ...
Mr. John Burl Hulsey,Sr. 91 of Gainesville passed away athis home on Thursday July 16, 2009.He was a caring, loving husband and father who was devotedto his family, community and ...
Mr. Allen Glenn Reed, age 26 of Pendergrass, Georgia, passed away Thursday, July 16, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Sunday, Jul ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of James Michael Lynn, age 30, of Commerce, who passed away Thursday, July 16, 2009. Michael worked as a claims adjuster with an insurance c ...
Mr. John Gilbert Starnes, age 83, of Dahlonega, GA died Thursday July 16, 2009 at his residence.Mr. Starnes was a native of North Carolina who had lived in Dahlonega since 1999. He ...
Mr. Paul Gary Wood, age45, of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, July 16, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness.Mr. Wood was born June 15, 1964 to Davis K. and the late ...
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