Local Obits for Thu. Sep 1st, 2011
Mr. Lawrence Bennett, age 78, of Lawrenceville, passed away Thursday, September 1, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, ww ...
Barbara Jane Tench Hellard, age 74, of Baldwin, Georgia went home to be with our Lord on Thursday, September 1, 2011, following an extended illness. Mrs. Hellard was born in Gaston ...
Funeral services for Charles "Chuck" F. Spear, age 85, of Clarkesville, will be held on Friday, September 9, 2011, at 11:00 AM from the St. Mark Catholic Church. Burial ...
Mrs. Rhonda Victoria "Vickie" Forrester Rice, age 60, of Gainesville went home to be with her Lord on Thursday, September 1, 2011 following an extended illness.Funeral se ...
Dr. DeWitt T. Cox, age 80, of Hoschton went to be with his heavenly father on Thursday, September 1, 2011. A celebration of his life and ministry will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, Se ...
Dr. John Miller Clark MD age 88 of Sautee-Nacoochee, GA passed away Thursday, September 01, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Dr. Clark was born in Shorewood Wisconsin to t ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
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