Local Obits for Sat. Aug 8th, 2009
Jackie Williams, 54, of Dawsonville died Saturday August 8, 2009 at his residence following a sudden illness.Born October 6, 1954 in Forsyth County to the late James E. â
Randy Banta, 58, of Martin, GA died Saturday August 8, 2009 at the Veteranâ
Ms. Becky Cowan, age 38 of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, August 8, 2009. She was a member of Ridgeview Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her papa, Charles Cowan, N ...
Herbert J. Baldwin, age 80, passed away August 8, 2009. A memorial service will be held at Powers Ferry United Methodist Church on Friday, August 14, at 4:00, followed by a recept ...
Mrs. Susan Lowe Borucki, age 59 of Cumming, GA, went home to be with our Lord on Saturday, August 8, 2009. She was born on August 13, 1949 in Munich, Germany to Col. (ret). Willia ...
Funeral services for Robert Lee Morrison, age 52, of Stone Mountain, will be held on Tuesday, August 11, 2009, at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Furman Lewis will ...
Ella J. Force, age 84 of Dover Road, Gainesville, passed away Saturday, August 8, 2009 at ACC Assisted Living Facility in Commerce, Georgia following an extended illness. ...
Emma "Maw" Gray Bates, 88 of Liberty, South Carolina was the matriarch of a family of 98, she was born in Laurel, County Kentucky on March 12, 1921 and died on Saturday A ...
Ron Kutay, 54 of Gainesville formerly of Warner Robins passed away suddenly on Saturday while cycling in North Georgia.Ron as born July 18, 1955 in Hershey, PA., the 3rd child of S ...
Texie Mae Clark, 90 of Gainesville passed away Saturday August 8, 2009 at her daughter's residence after fighting a battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held at Dewber ...
Homer L. Mooney, 81, of Dahlonega died Saturday August 8, 2009 at Alzheimers Care of Commerce.Born December 2, 1927 in Lumpkin County to the late Luther and Sallie Mooney, Mr. Moon ...
, Cartersville, and formerly of Lumpkin County
Mrs. Irene Dale, age 74, of Cartersville, Georgia, and formerly of Lumpkin County, died Saturday August 8, 2009. Irene was born in Lumpkin County and had lived in Car ...
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