Local Obits for Mon. Jul 6th, 2009
Mrs. Ida Mae Simonds, age 89, of Cumming, passed away Monday, July 6, 2009. She was preceded in death by her husband Thurmon Simonds; son J. B. Simonds; daughter and son-in-law Lon ...
Jacqueline Denise Jewsome, age 39 of Atlanta, Georgia passed away Monday, July 6, 2009.Memorial Services are pending and will be announced. Online condolences may be expressed at w ...
Mr. Arnaldo Gaston Bringuez, age 76, of Flowery Branch, Georgia, passed away Monday, July 6, 2009 at his residence following a lengthy battle with cancer. A Memorial Ser ...
Mrs. Dot Kent age 67 of Gainesville passed away Monday July6, 2009 at the New Horizon North Nursing Home.Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday July8, 2009 at the An ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. J.C. Gable, age 68 of Gainesville. Mr. Gable passed away Monday, July 06, 2009 at his residence following an extended ...
Justin Frederick Bridgeman, age 18 of Lakeview Drive, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Sunday, July 5, 2009 following a sudden illness. Memorial services are scheduled f ...
Bertha Ruth Schwind, age 82 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away Monday, July 6, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Memorial services a ...
Andrew H. Neely, age 43 of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on Monday, July 06, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced ...
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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.