Local Obits for Sat. Jan 1st, 2011
Ferd Dorsey Wilbanks, age 94 of Alto, passed away on Saturday, January 01, 2011, at Habersham County Medical Center following an extended illness.Born in Banks County Georgia on Au ...
Mr. Philip Larry Cofer, age 65 of Sugar Hill, Georgia, passed away Saturday, January 1, 2011 at Gwinnett Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral services are scheduled fo ...
Ireta Nix Franklin, age 91 passed away January 1, 2011 at a nursing facility in Demorest.She was born in Cleveland, Georgia on April 28, 1919 to Andrew and Zona Cox Nix. She moved ...
Barbara Ann Wren, age 78 of Hoschton, GA died Saturday, January 1, 2011. Mrs. Wren has been cremated. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at 11:00 AM at Princ ...
Beverly Jean Martinage 82 of GainesvilleDied Saturday January 1, 2011 in Gainesville.Private services will be held at a later date.Little-Davenport funeral home of Gainesville
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Hoyt Gibson Voyles, age 93, of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away on Saturday, January 1, 2011 following a period of declining health. ...
Mr. Phillip Nathaniel Ziemer, age 42, of Dahlonega, GA, died January 1, 2011.Phillip was born in Twin Falls, Idaho. He owned and operated American Landscapein Gainesville, GA. He a ...
Mrs. Kelly Keown age 46 of Cleveland passed away Saturday January 1, 2011 at her residence. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland.
Kelly Marie Keown, Age 46, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, January 1, 2011, her residence. Mrs. Keown was born in Atlanta on October 17, 1964. She is preceded in death by her ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
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