Local Obits for Fri. Sep 9th, 2011
Billy F. Hardy, 70, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday September 8, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.Born October 30, 1940 in Jackson County to the late Ralph a ...
Eddie Mae Revells, 92, of Cumming, GA, formerly of Thomasville, GA, went to be with the Lord on Friday, September 9, 2011. She was born March 17, 1919 to the late Eddie and Mae Po ...
Harriet Barnett Shoemaker Reichard, 93, of Cumming, GA passed away Friday, September 9, 2011 at her residence. She moved to Cumming in 2002 from New Bethlehem, PA. She was a memb ...
Edna Chambers (Davis) Carpenter, 94, died peacefully, Friday, September 9, 2011, in Cartersville, GA. Born May 27, 1917, in Homer, Georgia, the daughter of the late George M. and M ...
Athena Elise Rado, infant daughter of William & Sabrina Rado, of Lula, passed away on Friday, September 9, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Memorial Park Funeral Home, ...
Funeral services are scheduled for, Robert Earl Jones, Jr. age 59 of Gainesville. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday September 11,2011 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. The ...
Mrs. Stella Pearl "Martin" Rowden, age 82, of Murrayville, Ga. died September 9, 2011.She was born on December 16, 1928 in Bradenton, Florida. She was the daughter of the ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Anna Lou Hunt, age 95 of Cleveland. Mrs. Hunt passed away Friday, September 09, 2011 at a private nursing home follo ...
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