Local Obits for Thu. Jul 21st, 2011
Agnes White Caudell Hartgrove, age 96, of Commerce, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2011, at the Northridge Medical Center in Commerce, Georgia.Mrs. Hartgrove was born o ...
Mrs. Carol Johnson, age 44, of Statham, passed away Thursday, July 22, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoshton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuner ...
Pauline L. Weaver, 75, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday July 21, 2011 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a period of declining health.Born June 5, 1936 to the late William ...
DALLAS GENE WHITT, 74, of Decatur, Georgia passed away on Thursday Morning, July 21st, 2011 at Embracing Hospice. He wife and daughter were at his side.Mr. Whitt will be taken back ...
Henry "Hank" Baker Gregory, 41, of Cumming, GA went to be with the Lord on July 21, 2011. Born in Dothan, AL, he was the son of the late Richard Forrester Gregory and Be ...
Lorene Clara Fox, age 76, of Cumming, passed away Thursday, July 21, 2011. She was of the Baptist faith. Lorene is preceded in death by her parents, Gilbert and Fay Cowart.Survivor ...
Martha Warren, age 83, of Cumming, passed away Thursday, July 21, 2011. She was a member of Trinity Worship Center. Martha is preceded in death by her husband, Norman Spencer Warre ...
Starkesha Raquel MaGee, age 24 of Gwinnett, GA died Thursday, July 21, 2011. Arrangements to be announced by Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home, Gainesville, Ga 770-536-3251
Barbara Pritchard Christian, age 62, of Clarkesville, GA, formerly of Jackson, Alabama and Harwich, Massachusetts, passed away Thursday, July 21, 2011 at Habersham Medical Center i ...
Evelyn Wiley, age 73 of Alto, passed away Thursday, July 21, 2011 at Habersham County Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later by Barret ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Wayne Stanley Caudell, age 76, of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2011. Mr. Caudell was born in Banks County, a son t ...
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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.