Local Obits for Mon. Jan 10th, 2011
Betty Louise Miller Peeler Gilstrap, age 85 of Dawsonville passed away on Monday, January 10, 2011. Mrs. Gilstrap was preceded in death by her husbands, Livie Peeler, Rush Herndon ...
Nadine Moon Brewer, age 94, of Forsyth County, passed away Monday, January 10, 2011. She was preceded in death by her parents, Reverend Roscoe and Cora Moon, her daughter Mrs. Bett ...
Eric Shawn Lightsey, 48, of Lawrenceville, Georgia, passed away January 10, 2011 at Gwinnett Medical Center in Duluth, GA.Eric was born on September 8, 1962 in Fulton County, GA to ...
Rev. V. William "Bill" Humphries, age 81, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Monday, January 10, 2011, at a private care facility following an extended illness. Rev. Hum ...
Tribble G. Hulsey, age 77, of Acworth, passed away Monday, January 10, 2011. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Georgia ...
William James "Ross" Ferguson passed away peacefully on January 10, 2011, after a long battle with Hepatitis C. He faced his battle with strength and courage, offering re ...
Mr. Phillip Pruitt of Shoal Creek, Cleveland, GA passed away at home at midnight Monday January 10th, 2011 with his loving family beside him.Mr. Pruitt was a 1977 graduate of WCHS. ...
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