Local Obits for Wed. Dec 14th, 2011
Mrs. Dorothy "Dot" Pruitt, age 84, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, December 14, 2011.Mrs. Pruitt was a member of Corinth Baptist Church and was also preceded in death b ...
Randy Edward Lively, 53, of Cumming, GA died on December 14, 2011 at Embracing Hospice House. Born in Atlanta, GA he was the son of Jesse and Mildred Lively.He is survived by his ...
Mr. Donald Reid Houston, Sr., age 78 of Gainesville, GA, formerly of Crossville, TN and Anniston, AL passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at Dogwood Forest Assist ...
Mrs.Julia Reed Rogers , age 103, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at Bell Manor Nursing Home, following a brief illness.Funeral Services will be held 2:00pm ...
Mary Lois Cape Ladd, age 86 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at Summers Landing Assisted Living following an extended illness.Funeral services are schedu ...
Pamela Jane Rinck, age 63, of Dahlonega, GA, died Wednesday, December 14, 2011.Mrs. Rinck was a native of Topeka, KS who had lived in Lumpkin County since March 2009. She was a for ...
Mr. Richard L. "Rick" Price, age 64, of Dahlonega, GA died December 14, 2011 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA following a sudden illness.Mr. Pri ...
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