Local Obits for Wed. Mar 30th, 2011
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Carvin T. "C.T. Wright, age 91 of Alto, GA who passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2011. Arrangements are incomp ...
Carvin Thomas "C.T." Wright, age 91 of Alto, GA, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2011, at The Oaks at Limestone, following a brief illness.He was the son of the late Val ...
Funeral services for, Nita Pool True, will be held Saturday April 2,2011 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Alan Morris will officiate. Ms. True died March 30,2011 at Nort ...
Funeral services for Samuel Claud Pool, age 88 of Clermont, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday April 2,2011 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Concord Baptist ...
Wilma Annette Westberry Turbeville, 71, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2011, at her home in Murrayville, GA, surrounded by those who loved her. Wilma lived each day of her life m ...
Mrs. Blanche McElroy Beach, age 86, of Jefferson, GA died Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at her residence. Mrs. Beach was born in Barrow County, GA to the late John William and Jessie ...
Mr. Don Maney age 69 of Orlando, FL, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuner ...
Mrs. Eunie Mae "Doodle" Moore, age 87, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Moore was born in Banks County, GA to the l ...
Mr. Jerry Lamar Nix, age 66 of Cleveland, passed away on March 30, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mr. Nix was born in White County on Novem ...
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