Local Obits for Sun. Nov 6th, 2011
Johnny P. Davenport, 68, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday November 6, 2011 at Mountain View Nursing Center following a period of declining health.Born November 7, 2011 in Fayettev ...
Margaret Grace Peale, 93, of Cumming, GA died on November 6, 2011 at Embracing Hospice House. Born in Dallas, TX, she was the daughter of the late Austin and Louise Phelps. Her b ...
Ellen Garrison Alexander, age 82 of Baldwin, passed away Sunday, November 6, 2011, at Northside Hospital. Born in Habersham County on March 10, 1929, she was the daughter of the la ...
Mrs. Ruth Gerrin Jones, age 94, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 6, 2011, at Habersham Homes following an extended illness.Mrs. Jones was born on April 20, 1917; sh ...
Anne Faye (Peoples) Fordham, age 45, passed away Sunday, November 6, 2011 following a courageous battle with breast cancer. Beloved mother of Zach, step-mother to Ashley and John a ...
Mrs. Eleanor A. Kingsbury, 87, passed away Sunday, November 6, 2011 at her residence in Gainesville, Georgia.A Memorial Mass Service will be held at 11:00 am, Thursday, November 10 ...
Homegoing Celebration Services for Mrs. Gloria Jean Bailey will be held Saturday, November 12, 2011, 1:00pm at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 4000 Thurmond Tanner Road, Flowery Branch, ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Terri Jo Sampson, age 52, of Maysville, who passed away on Sunday, November 6, 2011.Mrs. Sampson was born in Commerce, GA, a daughter ...
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