Local Obits for Sat. Dec 17th, 2011
Walter Harold Green, known as Harold to family and friends, passed away Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at Embracing Hospice in Cumming. Born March 10, 1928 inTemple, GA, Harold live ...
Funeral services for Lawrence Jeffery Eller, age 59, of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, December 19, 2011 from the New Liberty United Methodist Church. Rev. Alton ...
Linda Jean McAllister Lee, age 61, of Demorest, passed away Saturday, December 17, 2011 at a private nursing facility.Born on February 19, 1950, in Clarkesville, GA, she was a daug ...
Grace Tritt Freeman Robertson, 96, passed away peacefully on December 17, 2011. She was born in Suches, GA on November 13, 1915 to parents Will and Pearl Tritt. She is preceded i ...
Joseph Ellis Schindler, age 51 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, December 17, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Mr. Schindler was ...
Vivian H. Joyner, 89, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Saturday, December 17th, 2011. Entombment of her Cremains will be held on Friday, December 23rd, 2011 at 2:00 PM at the Geo ...
Mr. Harvard Kniffen, age 87, of Hoschton, passed away December 17, 2011 at Gwinnett Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral Services will be held 11:00 am, Wednesday, ...
Rebecca Lynn "Becky" Henson McGriff, age 43, of Dahlonega, GA died December 17, 2011.Becky was born April 20, 1968 in Atlanta, GA. She had lived in the Dahlonega area si ...
Sarah Ruth "Cissy" Cisson Loudermilk, age 86, of Sautee-Nacoochee, Georgia passed away just after midnight Friday, December 2, 2011 following a period of declining health ...
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