Local Obits for Mon. Apr 26th, 2010
Kimberly Beth Porter, 38, of Milton went to be with the Lord on April 26, 2010 at Metropolitan Hospice. Born in Broward County, FL, she was the daughter of Jerry and Lynn Rector o ...
Luis Fernando SÃ¡nchez Legrand, MD, PhD, age 58, passed away peacefully on April 26, 2010, after a courageous and honorable battle with pancreatic cancer. He was a gen ...
Kathryn Louise Maughon Duncan, age 75, of Clarkesville passed away Monday, April 26, 2010, following an extended illness. Ms. Duncan was born in Morgan County on August 28, 1934. ...
Mamie Addis Mote, age 91, of Demorest passed away on Monday, April 26, 2010, following an extended illness. Mrs. Mote was born in Habersham County, on April 30, 1918. She was the ...
Thelma Phillips Tullis, age 84 of Buford, GA died Sunday, April 25, 2010. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at 2:00 PM at Zion Hill Baptist Church, Buford. ...
Travis Presley, age 59, of Murrayville died Monday, April 26, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Presley was employed by the Georgia Department of Transportation. He was ...
Mrs. Hazel Etris Garrison, age 59 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, April 26, 2010 at her residence following an extended illness. Mrs. Garrison was born in Hall County and was pre ...
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