Local Obits for Fri. Dec 17th, 2010
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for George Otis Parson, 65, of Maysville who died on Thursday evening at his residence. Born in Banks County, he was the son of the late Bynum ...
Rosie Lee Holtzclaw, 84, of Dawsonville died Thursday December 16, 2010 at her residence.Born November 3, 1926 in Spartanburg, SC to the late L.B. and Lillie Mae Pruitt, she had b ...
Irma Carlotto Riva, age 91 of Dacula, GA and formerly of Canaan, CT. died Friday, December 17, 2010. Funeral service will be held on Sunday, December 19, 2010 at 3 PM at Hamilton M ...
Funeral services for Alice Sue Harris Jarrard, age 93, of Clarkesville, will be held on Monday, December 20, 2010, at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Billy Burrell ...
Memorial services for Helen Marie McCort Miller, age 85, of Demorest, will be held on Sunday, December 19, 2010, at 3:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Dr. Bill Cashion and ...
Mrs. Julia Alvarez Mosley age 56 of Flowery Branch, Ga passed away on Friday December 17, 2010 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral Services are sch ...
Vickie Lee, age 52, of Braselton, GA, passed away Thursday, December 16, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.A private memorial service will be held ...
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