Local Obits for Wed. Feb 2nd, 2011
Opal Mathis, age 73, of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, February 2, 2011. She was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jewell John Mathis ...
Ervin W. Hall, age 79, of Dacula, passed away at his residence on Wednesday, February 2, 2011. Funeral service will be held Sunday, February 6, at 2 PM, at Hamilton Mill Memorial C ...
Funeral services for William H. "Bill" Ramsey, Sr., age 89, of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, February 5, 2011 from the Clarkesville United Methodist ...
Mary F. Bates, 63 of Lula, Ga. died Wednesday February 2, 2011 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Born in Murphy, North Carolina, Ms. Bates had liv ...
Mary Lee Shoemake, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are schedule ...
Mrs. Nancy Roberts, age 60, of Winterville, GA died Tuesday, February 1, 2011 at her residence. Mrs. Roberts was born in Jackson County, GA to Dewey Hill of Nicholson and the late ...
Debbie Annette Watson, age 45 of Cleveland, GA. Ms. Watson passed away on Wednesday, February 2,2011 at her residence following a courageous battle with cancer. Ms. Watson was born ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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