Local Obits for Sun. Jan 3rd, 2010
Connie Lou Tinsley, 54, of Dawsonville died Sunday, January 3, 2010 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a period of declining health.A lifelong resident of Dawson County, she w ...
Ray Anderson Flowers, 72, of Dawsonville, died January 3, 2010 at the Chestatee Regional Hospital.Born December 12, 1937 in Ozark, AL to the late Ray and Oleeta Flowers, Mr. Flower ...
Kwang Cho Kim, age 77, of Lawrenceville, died Sunday, January 3, 2010. Funeral Service will be held January 5, 2010 at 11:00 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Interment will f ...
Olive Kiser Teal, age 99, of Clarkesville, passed away Sunday, January 3, 2010 after an extended illness. Mrs. Teal lived the American Dream. She was born into a dirt-floored Kan ...
Violet Webb Ballew, age 89, of Demorest, a life long resident of Habersham County passed away Saturday, January 2, 2010. Ms. Ballew was born on November 21, 1920 in Habersham Count ...
Memorial Park Funeral Home announces the death of Dorothy Jones, age 67, of Gainesville, Ga.
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Lona Wall Sharpton, age 92 of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away on Saturday, January 2, 2010. Mrs. Sharpton was born in Barrow ...
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