Local Obits for Tue. Dec 6th, 2011
Fanneal Simmons Mathis, age 83, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2011, at the Oaks at Scenic View.Mrs. Mathis was born on March 17, 1928; she was a native an ...
HELEN POOLE HAWKINS, BETTER KNOWN AS "GRANDMA HELEN," age 90, of Demorest, Georgia, formerly of Gainesville, Georgia went to her heavenly home to be with our Lord on Tues ...
Adrian Mason Lawrence, age 68, of Cumming, GA, passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2011. She is preceded in death by her husband, of 28 years, Pat Lawrence; parents, G.L. and Kathle ...
Geraldine Bruce Strickland age 79 of Cumming passed away Tuesday December 6,2011.Geraldine committed her life to the Lord at Lawrenceville First Baptist Church as a young girl and ...
Mr. Richard Sandoval, age 68, of Gainesville passed away December 6, 2011 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Atlanta.Memorial Services will be held 2:00 pm, Monday, December 12, 2011 ...
Ronald Conway Arnwine, age 65 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Memorial servi ...
Mrs. Donna Lee Lickteig, age 89, of Auburn, passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2011.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawso ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Eileen Bryan Corbett, age 63, of Jefferson, who passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2011. Mrs. Corbett was born in Atlanta, Georgia t ...
Lisa Halski, age 87, died peacefully on Tuesday, December 06, 2011 at Athens Regional Medical Center with family by her side.Born in Belarus to Natalia and Dennis Shabkov on March ...
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