Local Obits for Mon. Feb 21st, 2011
James William Wade, age 83, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Monday, February 21, 2011, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Wade was born on June 22, 1927, in Habersham County ...
W. T. Crocker Jr. also known as "Junior Crocker", age 85, of Cornelia, GA, passed away Monday, February 21, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born on June 07, 1925 ...
Effie Pauline Smith Green, age 90, of Cumming, passed away Monday, February 21, 2011. She is preceded in death by her daughters, Betty Gibby and Carolyn Petts and son, Jimmy Green. ...
Randy Lynn Hendricks was born on December 11, 1952, and died on February 20, 2011 at the age of 58. He is survived by his wife, Cheryl Williams Hendricks; his son & daughter-i ...
Zurisday Alducin age 21 of Gainesville, passed away Monday, February 21, 2011. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 p.m. Thursday, February 24, 2011 at Memorial Park South Ce ...
Mrs. Lottie Bell Richardson, age 90 of Jefferson, GA died Monday, February 21, 2011 at her residence. Mrs. Richardson was born in Jefferson to the late, Ben and Sadie Hawkins Phil ...
Cynthia Sue Wood Butler, 57, of Lakemont, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, February 19, 2011.She was born in Roswell, New Mexico November 23, 1953 and was the daugh ...
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