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Local Obits for Wed. Sep 29th, 2010

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Bobby Ray Edgil, 80, Cumming
Bobby Ray Edgil, 80, of Cumming, GA went to be with the Lord on September 29, 2010. Born in Sheffield, AL he was the son of the late Joseph and Jewel Edgil.Bobby served in the US ...
Cheryl Joyce Sampson, 62, Woodstock
Cheryl Joyce Sampson, age 62 of Woodstock, Georgia passed away Wednesday, September 29, 2010.Private Memorial Services will be held in Tallahassee, Florida.On-line condolences may ...
Evelyn William Lane, 67, Atlanta
Evelyn William Lane, age 67 of Atlanta, Georgia passed away Wednesday, September 29, 2010. Funeral Services will be held in Summit, Mississippi. Online condolences may be expresse ...

Hall

Hoyt E. "Bige" Hollifield, 87, Gainesville
Mr. Hoyt E. "Bige" Hollifield, age 87, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at The Oaks at Limestone Heritage, in Gainesville. Fu ...

Jackson

Mrs. Latona "Toni" Smith McGinnis, age 68, of Nicholson, GA died Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. McGinnis was born in Bibb County, GA ...

White

David Alvin Ash, 51, Cleveland
Mr. David Alvin Ash, 51 of Biloxi, MS, formally of White County, died Friday September 17, 2010 at Biloxi Regional Hospital of a sudden illness. David was born September 9, 1959. ...
Michael Marion McGhee, 62, Cleveland
Michael Marion McGhee age 62 of Cleveland, Georgia passed away Wednesday September 29, 2010 at Habersham County Medical Center. Mr. McGhee was born October 2, 1947 in La Mesa, Cali ...
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