Local Obits for Sun. Jun 12th, 2011
Lydia Martin, age 91, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, June 12, 2011. She is preceded in death by her husband, Harold Leroy Martin. Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Sh ...
ElvaDean Hall Gunn, age 75, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2011, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mrs. Gunn was born on ...
Dennis Richard Pittman, age 76 of Lula, passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesda ...
Garnett Benjamin Grier, age 74, of Lula, passed away Sunday, June 12, 2011 at his residence.Born in Hall County, GA on March 09, 1937, he was the son of the late Alvin and Belle Ar ...
Larry J. Fortner age 63, of Hoschton, passed away Wednesday, June 8, 2011. Larry enjoyed working on all things including his garden. He loved his family and grandchildren. Mr. F ...
Robert Melvin Burruss, age 62, of Lula passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2011. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday from the chapel of Little Davenport Funeral Home with Rev. D ...
Funeral services will be held 3:00pm Tuesday June 14,2011 at Bethany Baptist Church for Sara E. Henson, 92 of Gainesville. Rev. Lamar Purcell and Rev. Charles Buice will officiate ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Mae Parr Carlan, 79, of Maysville who died on Sunday at the Northridge Medical Center in Commerce. Born in Jackson County, she w ...
Mr. R J Martin, age 65, of Dahlonega, GA died Sunday, June 12, 2011 at his home following an extended illness.R J lived most of his life in Lumpkin County He was a retired truck dr ...
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