Local Obits for Tue. Jun 1st, 2010
Genevieve Stephens Duncan, age 81, of Alto, GA passed away on Tuesday, June 01, 2010, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Duncan was born on July 9, 1928, in Hall County, GA ...
Mr. Clayton Free, age 80, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, June 1, 2010. He retired from Mar Jac Poultry at the age of 75 after 44 years of service.Survivors include his wife of 63 ...
Helen Mary Deason age 87 of Cumming formerly of Lansing, Michigan passed away Tuesday June 1st, 2010. Mrs. Deason was preceded in death by her Husband Lawrence Deason. A Memorial ...
Col. George A. Austin, U.S. Army, retired, passed away on May 29, 2010 at Lanier Village Estates following a lengthy illness. Col. Austin was born on September 10, 1928 in Little R ...
Mrs. Inez Lipford Jones of Chicopee died Tuesday, June 1, 2010, at Morningsideof Gainesville. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. M. W. Lipford of Franklin,Georgia, where ...
Mrs. Bonnie Lee Ravan Winkler, age 88 of Cleveland passed away Tuesday June 1, 2010 at Gateway Health Center following an extended illness. Mrs. Winkler was born in Lumpkin County ...
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