Local Obits for Sat. Dec 11th, 2010
Horace Glen Brown, age 74, of Cumming, passed away Friday, December 10, 2010. He was a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church. Horace is preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and ...
Jeannie F. Pond, age 66, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, December 11, 2010. Jeannie was preceded in death by her parents, Grover and Annie Ruth Fox. Jeannie is survived by her l ...
Brandy Talena Canup, age 29 of Gainesville and formerly of Baldwin, passed away Saturday, December 11, 2010, at her residence following a brief illness. Born in Stephens County on ...
Stevie DeLen Addison, 56, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday December 11, 2010 at his residence following an extended illness.Funeral services will be held Tuesday December 14, ...
Luke W. Connors, infant, of Colbert passed away Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Ivie Funeral Home in Commerce is in charge of ar ...
Mrs. Ruth Shiflet Kennerly age 84 of Sautee passed away Saturday December 11, 2010 at Northeast Ga Medical Center following a brief illness.Survivors include son and daughter in la ...
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