Local Obits for Thu. Sep 17th, 2009
Andrea M. Lewis, age 43 of Sandy Springs passed away Thursday, September 17th, 2009. Funeral services will be in Newark, New Jersey. Online condolences may be expressed at www.bya ...
George Lofton Pitts III, age 61 of Austell passed away Thursday, September 17th, 2009. Mr. Pitts was cremated and a memorial service will be held on Sunday, September 20th in Faye ...
Larry D. Miller, 65, of Cumming, GA went home to be with his Lord on September 17, 2009.The son of the late A.D. and Bertha Miller of Smithville, WV, he is survived by his wife of ...
Dorothy H. (Turner) Alexander passed away at the age of 84 at the Westwood Health Care Nursing Home in Fort Walton Beach Florida on Thursday, September 17, 2009 after a long battl ...
Mrs. Jacquelyn Wages Walker, age 79, of Hull, GA died Wednesday, September 16, 2009 at St. Maryâ
Mr. Tildon Wiley Sheridan, age 95, of Commerce, GA died Thursday, September 17, 2009 at his residence.Mr. Sheridan was born in Banks County to the late, Charlie and Artie Jane Shan ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Annie Maude Davis, age 96, of Cleveland. Mrs. Davis passed away Thursday, September 17, 2009 at a private nursing h ...
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