Local Obits for Thu. Jul 8th, 2010
Mrs. Teresa Kendrick Shrestha, 45, of Cumming passed away July 7, 2010. Born on April 10, 1965, she was the daughter of the late Marshall Kendrick, Jr. and Patricia Ann Scott Kendr ...
Mrs. Kathryn Robison Smith, â
Jean Hollister, age 82, of Hidden Cove Court, Gainesville, passed away Thursday, July 8, 2010 at her residence following an extended illness.Mrs. Hollister was born on August 19, 1 ...
Richard Max Masters, age 87 of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at Bell Minor Nursing Home following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday ...
Wilma Frances "Trip" Hemphill Turner, 84, of Gainesville, passed into heaven Wednesday, July 7. She is survived by a sister, Mildred Castleberry, Cumming, a daughter, Jud ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Pauline S. Bryant, age 66, of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, July 8, 2010. Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, July 11 ...
Mrs. Alba Mae Chance, age 83 of Cleveland formerly of Pensacola, FL passed away Thursday, July 08, 2010 at her residence. Mrs. Chance was born February 2, 1927 in Pensacola, FL 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.