Local Obits for Sun. Sep 27th, 2009
Harold Stoneman, formerly of Breckenridge, MI, was called to the Lord on Sept. 27, 2009 at the age of 80 years old in Cumming, GA.He retired from Roswell Presbyterian Church as a c ...
James H. Adams, age 53 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Sunday, September 27, 2009. Memorial Services will be private. Online condolences may be expressed at www.byarsfuneralh ...
Graveside services will be held at 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 30, 2009 at Memorial Park Cemetery for John Robert Slaybaugh, 62, of Gainesville. Visitation will be at Little &am ...
Linda Sue Manuel, age 56, of Nichols Road, Pendergrass, passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Funeral services ar ...
Mr. Richard Emmett Wood, Sr., age 61, of Jefferson, passed away on September 27, 2009.Mr. Wood, born in Gwinnett County, was a son of the late William Daniel Wood, Sr. and the late ...
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