Local Obits for Tue. Jun 14th, 2011
Pamela Kay Dangar, 61 of Alpharetta, GA passed away Tuesday, June 14, 2011. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. at McDonald and Son Chapel, Cummin ...
Teresa Turner Langston, age 54 of Gainesville, Ga died Tuesday, June 14, 2011. She is survived by her husband Julius Langston, mother Margie Carrington, step-father; Clifford Turn ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Emma Joann Whisnant, 51, of Pendergrass who passed away at the Athens Regional Medical Center early Monday evening. Born in Bar ...
Mrs. Betty S. Pitchford, age 75, of Dahlonega, Ga. died June 14, 2011.She was preceded in death by her parents, Judge Stringer and Annie Smith Stringer; husband, Clarence Pitchfor ...
Mrs. Lola Adame, age 95, of Dahlonega, GA died Thursday June 14, 2011.She was preceded in death by her parents, Ambrosio and Maria Salazar; her husband, Victor Adame; her son, Thom ...
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