Local Obits for Thu. Dec 15th, 2011
Robert G. Stuck, 53, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday December 15, 2011 following as sudden illness.Born May 1, 1958 in Canandaigua, NY, he grew up in Wolcott, NY and had lived ...
Mr. John F. Rogers age 35 of Cumming, Ga passed away on Thursday December 15, 2011. No services are scheduled at this time. Memorial Park Funeral is in charge of arrangements. Memo ...
Sylvia K. Strain, age 73, of Cumming, passed away at her residence on Thursday, December 15, 2011. She was preceded in death by her parents, Theo and Mattie Lou Kendall; brother an ...
Funeral services for Willie Mae Heaton Bramlett, age 92, of Demorest will be held at 1:00 PM, Saturday, December 17, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Billy Trotter &am ...
Benjamin Ralph Abernathy, age 80, of Lula, Georgia, passed away Thursday, December 15, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p ...
Memorial services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 8, 2012 in the chapel of Gainesville First United Methodist Church for Mr. Jack Harrison Barnett, 84, of Gainesville, ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Gladys H. Ray, 86, of Pendergrass who passed away early Thursday morning at the Athens Regional Medical Center. Born in Dawson C ...
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