Local Obits for Fri. Mar 11th, 2011
Mr. Tony E. Blalock, age 64 of Nicholson, GA died Friday, March 11, 2011 at his residence. Mr. Blalock was born in Commerce, to the late, Willard and Yvonne Wood Blalock. Mr. Bla ...
ANN SAMUEL YEARLY, 79. Of Cumming, Georgia passed away on March 11, 2011.The family will be having a Celebration of Life Memorial Service. BYARS FUNERAL HOME& CREMATION SERVICE ...
Beaulah A. Saville Davis-Posey, age 95, of 107 Pioneer Trail, Cartersville, Georgia, died at her home, March 8, 2011. Mrs. Davis-Posey is survived by daughter, Susie D. Humphries ...
Miss Lavinia Hatcher, 95, of Gainesville died Friday, March 11, 2011. Miss Hatcher was born on October 5, 1915, in Hall County, and was a member of Corinth Baptist Church. Miss Ha ...
Richard Lee Sheets, age 76 of Cleveland, GA, passed away Friday, March 11, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mr. Sheets was born June 19, 1934 ...
Mildred Anderson Jarrard, 62 of Dahlonega, passed away on Friday, March 11, 2011 at North East Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.Mrs. Jarrard was a lifelong resident of Lum ...
Mrs. Venola Tow, age 81, of Dahlonega, Georgia, died March 11, 2011.Mrs. Tow was born in Suches, Ga. and had lived in Lumpkin County for a number of years. She was a homemaker and ...
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