Local Obits for Mon. Jan 9th, 2012
Funeral services for Annie Ruby Barron Hames, age 88, of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, January 12, 2012 from the Bethlehem Baptist Church in Clarkesville. Rev ...
Mr. Feliciano Mendez, Jr., age 68, of Lula, passed away January 9, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, following an extended illness.Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Fri ...
Mr. Davis was born on Feb. 10, 1930 to George E. and GarnetMcQuain Davis in Hendricks, West Virginia. He graduated from Gordon Military College in 1947 and was a Master Sergeant i ...
Sylvia Christine Allen McCullough, age 86 of Hoschton, GA passed away peacefully at home on Monday, January 9, 2012. Mrs. McCullough has been cremated and a memorial service will b ...
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday January 11, 2012, at Alta Vista Cemetery for Mr. Victor Herbert West, 71, of Gainesville. The family will receive friends at ...
In Remembrance of W. Woodrow Stewart W. Woodrow Stewart, a brilliant attorney and cornerstone of the regional law firm of Stewart Melvin & Frost, once wrote that life is a jour ...
Mr. Carl Curtis Kluttz, age 55 of Jefferson, passed away, Monday, January 9, 2012. He was a member of the APA Pool League and Loved Nascar. He was survived by his wife Shirley Hard ...
Mrs. Carolyn Jane Barnett, age 72, of Nicholson, GA died Monday, January 9, 2012 at her residence. Mrs. Barnett was born in Jackson County to the late Oliver and Babe Howington S ...
William Ross Palmer, age 74 of Cleveland passed away Monday, January 09, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Palmer was born May 02, 1937 in Cleveland to the late Herschel and Sylvia Westmo ...
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