Local Obits for Tue. Mar 23rd, 2010
Mrs. Montine Edith Nix, age 85, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Nix and children, Joyce Nix, Elizabeth Nix, Danny Ni ...
Graveside services for Blanche Lawson Barber, age 88 of Atlanta and formerly of Habersham County will be held on Wednesday, March 24, 2010, at 2:00 PM from Hills Crossing Baptist C ...
Rev. Marcus R. Martin, age 84 of Clarkesville, passed away peacefully at his residence following a lengthy illness. Born in Dawson County on February 07, 1926, he was the son of th ...
Douglas Clay Herndon, 47, of Flowery Branch passed away suddenly on March 23, 2010. Clay leaves behind his devoted wife of 16 years, Melissa; and his beloved son, Drew, age 15. Cla ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Beatrice Elva Hantus, age 70, of Jefferson who passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2010. Mrs. Hantus, born in Millville, New Jersey, was a ...
Mr. Lionel G. Wardlaw, age 73, of Hull died March 23, 2010 at St. Maryâ
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