Local Obits for Sat. Oct 16th, 2010
Donald C. Strickland, 81, of Dawsonville, GA died Saturday October 16, 2010 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born November 25, 1929 in Orlando, Florida to the late Thomas W. ...
Funeral services for Jimmie Youngblood Sutton, age 81, of Clarkesville, will be held on Tuesday, October 19, 2010, at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Rick Price, R ...
Anthony Milton Fargnoli, age 46, of Milton, Ga., passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2010. He is preceded in death by his father Salvatore Fargnoli. He is survived by his mother, Je ...
James Travis Hollis, 38, of Lula passed away Saturday October 16, 2010 at his residence following a sudden illness.Funeral services will be held Tuesday October 19, 2010 at 2:00pm ...
John Wayne Smith, age 48, of Gainesville, Ga., passed away Saturday, October 16, 2010 He is survived by his parents, Copeland and Burnettie Smith; brothers and sisters-in-law, Mike ...
Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Monday October 18, 2010 in Montgomery Memorial Baptist Church for Leonard Irvin, 83, Gainesville. Rev. Jimmy Campbell , Rev. Robert Kersh and ...
William "Bill" Jackson Tucker, Jr., age 67 passed away Saturday, October 16, 2010 at his residence following an extended illness.Bill was born in Macon on December 22, 19 ...
Mrs. Gulabben Avinash Patel, age 61, of Toccoa, Georgia passed away on Saturday, October 16, 2010. Mrs. Patel was born on February 12, 1949, in India to the late Vithalbhai Vanmali ...
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