Local Obits for Thu. Sep 24th, 2009
Mrs. Hazel Katherine Pair, age 83 of Forsyth County, passed away Thursday, September 24, 2009. She was a member of Union Hill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husba ...
J. Stanley Welborn, age 53, of Clarkesville, GA passed away Wednesday, September 23, 2009. Mr. Welborn was born in Kokomo, Indiana on March 16, 1956. He was preceded in death by h ...
Mr. Douglas F. Hoffman, 56, of Gainesville died September 24, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after a sudden illness. Mason & Ward Funeral Home, Gainesville, GA. 770-2 ...
Ernest Eugene Pinnell, age 71, of Lula passed away Thursday, September 24, 2009, at his residence following a sudden illness. Born in Dekalb County on October 07, 1937, he was the ...
Kathleen Rose Kitchen Bedner, age 65 of Venture Court, Braselton, passed away on Thursday, September 24, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. No services are scheduled at thi ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
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