Local Obits for Tue. Apr 27th, 2010
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Kyia William Shipman 62 of Maysville,Ga. Surviviors include wife Mandy Shipman, Sons Mark, Eddie, Kenneth, and Tommy Shipman and daughters ...
Ruth O. Hall, age 74, of Demorest passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2010. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 30, 2010, at Sherwood Memorial Park, Jonesboro, G ...
Fred Kesler, 84, of Gainesville died Tuesday, April 27, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health. Born in Banks County on May 16, 1925, he wa ...
Mrs. Sybil Lee Edwards, age 83 of Murrayville passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2010. Mrs. Edwards was preceded in death by her husband, Earnest Edwards and grandson, Michael Edwards. ...
Mr. Thurman Underwood, age 79 of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Underwood was born September 2, 1930 in Cleveland to the 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