Local Obits for Mon. Sep 26th, 2011
Andrew "Jake" Gantt, age 84, a lifelong resident of Cumming, passed away Monday, September 26, 2011. He was the manager of the Doraville baseball team and loved baseball ...
Mark Allan Cartwright, age 59, passed away September 26, 2011. Beloved husband of Karen nee Rooney, loving father of Kelley and Kristen (Oliver) Marsh. Grandfather to Lorelai Eliz ...
Mark Thomas Hansen, infant son of Brian and Ebba Hansen of Cumming went to heaven September 26, 2011. A memorial mass will be held Monday, October 3, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at Saint Br ...
Myrtle Lois Guest, 78, of Dawsonville passed away Monday September 26, 2011 at Chestatee Regional Hospital following a period of declining health.Born June 2, 1933 in Lithia Spring ...
Eva Mae Bailey, age 84, of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, September 26, 2011 at Heritage Grandview Nursing Home following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled ...
Mr. Ragan Paul Kluttz, age 36, passed away Monday, September 26, 2011. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton , Ga. 30548, 706-654 ...
Funeral services for Howard Phillip Hart, Jr., age 53, of Toccoa will be held at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, September 28, 2011 from The Torch Worship Center. Pastor Mike Franklin and Rev. ...
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.