Local Obits for Tue. Dec 20th, 2011
Winford E. "Biscuit" Burt, 77, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday December 20, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a short illness.Born October 25, 1934 to ...
JOHN B. MITCHELL, 80, of Covington, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, December 20th, 2011. He was a Veteran of the United States Army.Graveside Interment will be held on Friday, Dece ...
Betty Jean Gazaway James, age 63 of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at her residence following an extended illness.Memorial services are scheduled for 1:00 pm o ...
Patrick Michael Kelley died December 20, 2011, of injuries suffered in an automobile accident. It was his 18th birthday.Patrick was a senior at Gainesville High School. His passion ...
Addie Anglin, age 92 of Dahlonega, formerly of Sugar Hill, Ga; went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on December 20th, 2011.She is preceded in death by the late J.L. Ang ...
J.P. "Pick" Speed, 80, of the Warwoman Community passed away Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at his residence.He was born in Clayton and was the son of Marlor Calvin Speed, Sr ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Christopher Maxim Levesque, age 26 of Cleveland who passed away Tuesday, December 20, 2011. A celebration of Mr. Leve ...
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