Local Obits for Thu. Jul 15th, 2010
Beulah Deaton Hamrick, age 95 of Hoschton, GA died Thursday, July 15, 2010. Funeral service will be held Saturday, July 17, 2010 at 1 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Rev Mario ...
Anne Louise Praytor, 67, of Cumming, GA (and long time resident of Pensacola, FL) died at her home on July 15, 2010. Born in Ireland, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and An ...
Mr. Robert F. Lummus, age 62 of Cumming, passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2010. He was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church. He was retired from the Fulton County Water Authorit ...
Trellis Jean Basham, 67, of Cumming, GA died on July 15, 2010 at St. Josephâ
Irene Tribble Bagby, age 95 of Buford, GA died Thursday, July 15, 2010. Funeral service will be held Sunday, July 18, 2010 at 2 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Rev. Danny Newb ...
Mr. Randy Lamar Farrington, age 49, of Lula, GA died Thursday July 15, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Farrington was born in Floyd County to Carol Joyce Evans Farri ...
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