Local Obits for Wed. Sep 23rd, 2009
David T. Payne, age 77 of Cumming, Georgia passed away Wednesday, September 23, 2009. Graveside Services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, October 1, 2009 in Sturgis, South Dakota at ...
Miss Grace Sherman, infant daughter of Mike and Stephanie Sherman of Cumming, Georgia passed away Wednesday, September 23, 2009. Graveside Services will be held at Sawnee View Ga ...
William W. Funk of Sugar Hill, Georgia, a loving husband and father, 84 years old, passed away on Wednesday, September 23, 2009, at Northside Hospital in Cumming, Georgia. Mr. Funk ...
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 26, 2009 at Yellow Creek Baptist Church for Carolyn Ann Conner, 64, of Gainesville. Interment will follow in the chur ...
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 26, 2009 at New Hope United Methodist Church for John Waitzel Hood, 93, of Gainesville. Interment will follow in the ...
Mrs. Monteen Garmon Green, age 81, of Maysville, passed away on September 23, 2009.Mrs. Green, born in Gwinnett County, was a daughter of the late, Willie Garmon and the late, Clyd ...
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