Local Obits for Sun. Nov 27th, 2011
Dorothy Mae Perry, age 78 of Mt Airy, passed away Saturday, November 26, 2011. Born in Habersham County on April 27, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Floyd and Maebell Fry Pe ...
Bray David Adams, infant son of John and Davida Lack Adams of Lula, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2011, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Bray was preceded in ...
Thuong T. Do, age 59 of Stone Mountain, passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2011 at Scepter Health & Rehab following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Sund ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Evelyn "Gail" Cash Ussery, age 62, of Maysville/Commerce, who passed away on November 27, 2011 at St. Mary's Hospice H ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Harold Shaw, 70, of Pendergrass, GA, who passed away Sunday, November 27, 2011. Mr. Shaw was born in Pendergrass, a son to the late Jo ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Margaret Dorothy Hadley, 82, of Hoschton, Ga. who passed away Sunday, November 27, 2011.Mrs. Hadley was born in Brooklyn, NY, a daugh ...
Jade Gilleland, age 28, of Murrayville, GA, Lumpkin County, lost her long battle with Cystic Fibrosis, Sunday, November 27, 2011.Jade was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County and ...
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