Local Obits for Mon. Feb 22nd, 2010
Jady Roberts, age 56, of Winder died Monday, February 22, 2010. Viewing will be held Friday, February 26, 2010 from noon to 7:00pm at the Wimberly & Jackson Chapel. Homegoing ...
Mr. Milton S. Glover, age 77, of Cumming passed away Sunday, February 21, 2010. He was preceded in death by his wife, Renae Glover. Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, M ...
Billy Ray Mabry, age 76, of Gainesville passed away Monday, February 22, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Wedne ...
A memorial celebration will be held Feb. 27 at 1:00 at the Wesley Wood retirement home in Newnan, Ga., for Elizabeth Rhodes.Rhodes died in Atlanta Sunday.Rhodes was one of the Nort ...
Graveside services are scheduled for 1:00p.m. Thursday February 25 for Irene Waters Forrester age 87 of Gainesville . The Rev. Larry Flanagan will officiate. The family will receiv ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Charles Eugene Jennings, age 75, of Jefferson who passed away Monday, February 22, 2010. Mr. Jennings, born in Jackson County, was a ...
Julius Lewis Crocker, age 85, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather, passed away on Monday, February 22, 2010. He was born on June 25, 1924 in Spartanburg, SC, ...
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