Local Obits for Mon. Mar 21st, 2011
Brendan Trey Carter, age 14, of Suwanee, passed away Monday, March 21, 2011.He attended Piney Grove Middle School and was a proud supporter of his two brother's hockey teams. ...
Funeral services for Betty Sue Dyer, age 60 of Demorest will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, March 24, 2011 from the Fairfield Baptist Church. Rev. Keith Allison will officiate w ...
Funeral services for Isaac Newton Smith, age 92, of Clarkesville will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, March 24, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow the s ...
Funeral services for Lynn Turpin Nichols, age 57, of Mt. Airy will be held on Friday, March 25, 2011, at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. The family will receive friends ...
Mr. Andy C. Stover, age 77, Gainesville, Georgia, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, March 21, 2011 following an extended illness. Funeral services are sched ...
Mr. Carmen Vance "Cotton" Martin was born on July 3, 1923. He grew up in the Gainesville Mill Village and played baseball with the Gainesville Mill League. Vance was an ...
Franklin Barnell Beck, 70, of Dahlonega passed away Monday March 21, 2011 at Chestatee Regional Hospital following a sudden illness.Born May 30, 1940 in Hall County, he lived most ...
Mr. Michael A. Williams, age 60, of Dahlonega, GA, died March 21, 2011.Mr. Williams was born in Fort Oglethorpe, GA and had lived in Lumpkin County for the past 14 years.He is surv ...
Amanda Darlene King, age 36 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, March 21, 2011 following injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.Ms. King was born December 28, 1974 in Annisto ...
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