Local Obits for Fri. Jul 23rd, 2010
Mrs. Dorothy L. Samples, age 75 of Cumming, passed away on Friday, July 23, 2010. She was a member of Cross Plains Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her husband, Royston ...
Jonathan Anthony Dalton, age 18 of Baldwin, passed away Friday, July 23, 2010.Born in Hall County on December 17, 1991, he was the son of Anthony and Loretta Dalton of Baldwin. Jon ...
Annie Grace Castleberry, 100, of Gainesville passed away Friday July 23, 2010 at the Bell-Minor Nursing Home from natural causes. Funeral services will be held Monday July 26, 2010 ...
Funeral services are scheduled for 3:00p.m.. Sunday July 25 at Poplar Springs Baptist Church for Mrs. Ola Nell Wilson age 78 of Gainesville. The Rev. David Matthews will officiate. ...
Phoebe Vickers, 78, of Flowery Branch, passed away Friday, July 23, 2010, in Franklin County,GA following a sudden illness.Mrs. Vickers was born September 8, 1931 in Calhoun County ...
Tony Eugene Howington, 62 0f Flowery Branch went home to be with the LordOn Friday July 23, 2010 @ 11:30 pm. He was loved so much and will be missed by all that knew him. Tony enjo ...
Mrs. Thelma V. Wilkerson, age 93, of Lumpkin County, died July 19, 2010 at the Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega, GA.Mrs. Wilkerson was born in Punta Gorda, FL March 15, 191 ...
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