Local Obits for Fri. Jul 2nd, 2010
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Mr. Ronald (Ronnie) Michael Poole, 70, and better known at "Cotton" of Gillsville, who passed away on Friday, July 2, 2010 at Ath ...
Mamie Lois Ray, 73, of Dawsonville died Friday July 2, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.Born August 27, 1936 to the late Robert and F ...
Memorial services for Betty Inez Bramblett Allen, age 73, of Cornelia will be held on Saturday, July 3, 2010 at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel with Rev. Jimmy Hogan offi ...
ELOIS MITCHELL CHATHAM, age 88, of Atlanta, GA passed away Friday, July 2, 2010. Mrs. Chatham was born in High Point, NC on October 11, 1921, to the late George and Frances Mitch ...
Private services for Robert Apple, age 41, of Clarkesville will be held at a later date. Mr. Apple passed away July 1, 2010. Born in St. Petersburg, Florida on May 27, 1969, Robert ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Hayward William Sorrow, 81, who died at his home on July 2, 2010. Born on April 15, 1929 in Commerce, he was the son of the late Hope a ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Roberta Lee Dukes Voyles, age 57, of Athens, GA, passed away on July 1, 2010. Mrs. Voyles was born on March 9, 1953 in Omaha, NB, a d ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Ronnie Lee Hamilton, age 69, of Braselton, who passed away on July 2, 2010. Mr. Hamilton was born on April 26, 1941, a son to the late ...
Mrs. Bobbie Jean Crane, age 74, of Cleveland, passed away Friday, July 2, 2010 at Northeast GA Medical Center.Funeral services are scheduled for 11 A.M. Monday, July 5, 2010 in the ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Janet A. Simmons of Highlands, North Carolina. Mrs. Simmons passed away Friday, July 2, 2010 at Highlands â
Ronald James Easterday, age 67 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, July 02, 2010 at his residence following an extended illness. Mr. Easterday was born May 2, 1943 in Oberlin, OH to ...
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.