Local Obits for Sun. Sep 6th, 2009
Susan Meeler Denton, age 50, of Homer, GA, died Sunday, September 6, 2009 at her residence.Mrs. Denton was born on October 2, 1958 in Jackson County, Georgia. She was preceded in ...
Mr. Dowe Morris Vaughan Sr., age 76 of Cumming, Georgia passed away Sunday, September 6, 2009. Graveside Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, September 9, 2009 at Brookwo ...
Annie Clara Whelchel, age 92, of Gainesville, GA died Sunday, September 6, 2009. Visitation will be held from 1-8pm on Tuesday, September 8, 2009 at the Wimberly & Jackson Fune ...
Isabella Celeste Halloran, infant daughter of Mark and Tammy Halloran of Gainesville passed away on August 6, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.. Graveside memor ...
Mr. Roy W. Cromartie, 93, of Gainesville died September 6, 2009. A lifetime resident of Hall County, Mr. Cromartie retired after 41 years of service with Chicopee Manufacturing Com ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Phillip M. Hardman age 59 of Commerce who died Sunday Sept. 6, 2009. Survivors include his wife Hazel Glenn Hardman of the home, daughter ...
Mrs. Peggy Joe Smith Looney, age 71, of Westminster, SC, died Sunday, September 6, 2009.Born December 11, 1937 in Banks County, GA, she was a daughter of the late Morris and Bernic ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Mack Kenneth Blackburn, age 72 of Sautee. Mr. Blackburn passed away Sunday, September 6, 2009 at his residence follow ...
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
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.