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Local Obits for Mon. Sep 5th, 2011

Dawson

Tommie E. Johnson, 78, Dawsonville
Tommie E. Johnson, 78, of Dawsonville passed away Monday September 5, 2011 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following an extended illness.Born August 21, 1933 in Broward County, North ...

Forsyth

Johnnie Ellen Crider, 64, Sandy Springs
Johnnie Ellen Crider, 64 Sandy Springs, GA dies on Labor Day September 5, 2011 in Altus House Hospice by natural causes.Johnnie was born in Cartersville, GA and was the daughter of ...

Hall

Reba Austin Ayers, 89, Marietta
Reba Austin Ayers, 89, of Marietta passed away Monday September 5, 2011 at Sunrise of East Cobb Assisted Living Home following an extended illness. Funeral services wil ...

Jackson

Ronda Lee Brock, age 29, of Jefferson, passed away of a long term illness on Saturday, September 3, 2011. Ms. Brock was survived by her father and step mother, Herman and Kaye Bro ...

White

Junior A. Grizzle, 81, Suchess
Mr. Junior A. Grizzle, age 81, of Suches, GA died Monday September 5, 2011 at the Northeast GA Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.Junior was born in Marietta, GA and had lived in Su ...
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.