Local Obits for Fri. Jun 3rd, 2011
James Harold Pugh, 87, a native and life-long resident of Dawson County passed away at his home on Friday, June 3, 2011, after an extended illness. Born September 23, 1923 to the ...
Janice M. Ghertner, of Atlanta, died June 3, 2011 following a short illness at Hospice Atlanta. She was predeceased by her husband, Gerald H.Ghertner, and is survived by daughter ...
Norma Jean Barden, beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother, wife and sister passed away Friday, June 3, 2011 at St. Joseph's Hospital. Norma Jean was born January 7, 19 ...
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, June 5, 2011at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church for Irene (Renie) Elrod who passed away June 3, 2011 following a period of declining he ...
Mark Hulsey age 59 of Murrayville passed away June 2, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.Mr. Hulsey was born December 12, 1951 in Atlanta, Georgia to Sylvia Louise ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:30p.m. Sunday in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Verna Jean Adams age 78 of Gainesville. The Rev. Bradley Elliott will officiate. Inter ...
Mrs. Nancy L. Gilstrap, age 67, of Dahlonega, GA, died June 3, 2011.She was the daughter of the late Robert L. Seabolt and Christine Moose Seabolt. She was also preceded in death b ...
Teresa Satterfield Day, age 45, of Dahlonega, GA died June 3, 2011.Teresa was born in Hudson, Mississippi. She was preceded in death by her mother, Betty Satterfield.She is survive ...
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