Local Obits for Mon. Jul 19th, 2010
Margaret O. Jones, age 81, of Buford, died Monday, July 19, 2010. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel, 770-945-6924, www.hamilt ...
Jamie Andrew Kemp, 35, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services ar ...
Lloyd Dean Grizzle, age 68, of Jasper, GA and formerly of Marietta, GA, passed away on Monday, July 19, 1910 after an extended illness.He was retired from Lockheed Martin Company w ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Dorothy Mae Turner, age 73, of Pendergrass, who passed away on July 19, 2010. Mrs. Turner was born on February 10, 1937 in Clover, SC ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Gary H. (BoBo) Gailey, 40, of Homer who died on Monday, July 19, 2010 at the BJC Hospital in Commerce. Born in Commerce, he was the son of ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mary Nicole â
Sammy Moore, age 39, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Monday July 19, 2010 at Emory Johns Creek Hospital in Duluth, GA.Sammy was born October 14, 1970 in Cumming, GA. He is the son of ...
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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.