Local Obits for Mon. Nov 14th, 2011
Anne Mary Hills, 92, of Ball Ground, passed away on Monday November, 14th, 2011.Arrangements are pending at this time.Arrangements by Byars Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 1 ...
Doris Brown Case, age 86, of Forsyth County, GA, passed away Monday, November 14, 2011. She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Cumming. Doris is preceded in death b ...
Harold Lewis Gates, 85, of Johns Creek, passed away on Monday, November 14th, 2011.He was a veteran of the United States Navy.At this time the family is in the planning stages of t ...
JERRY NEAL CHANDLER, 55, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Monday, November 14th, 2011 after a courageous battle with cancer.The family has not announced a Memorial Service at thi ...
Cecilia Perra, formally of Gainesville, Georgia, entered the Kingdom of God on Monday, November 14, 2011, after an extended illness. Cecilia was preceded in death by her husband, F ...
Mrs. Edith Mae Risch, age 79 of Gainesville, Ga. passed away Monday, November 14, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, Ga. 30548, 706-654-0966, www ...
Leoda Harkins Noblet, age 86, of Gainesville passed away Monday, November 14, 2011. Graveside services will be 2:00 pm Thursday, November 17, 2011, at Macedonia Baptist Church Cem ...
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