Local Obits for Tue. Oct 16th, 2012
Lillie Ruth Dodd Tumlin, age 68 of Alto, passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2012. Born in Cumming, Georgia on June 10, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Robert Andy and Sarah El ...
Mr. William Dewey "Willie" Hallford, age 85 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Habe ...
Trina Warren, age 29 of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at Grady Memorial Hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.Memorial services are schedu ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Velma L. Youngblood Williamson, 92, of Commerce, GA. Mrs. Williamson passed away on Monday October 15th, at Northridge Health and Rehab Ce ...
Mrs. Winifred Gulley Chandler, age 95, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at Senic View Nursing Home. Mrs. Chandler was born in Franklin County to the late Lon C. and ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Calvin Vinson Ogletree, 80, of Athens, Ga., who passed away Tuesday October 16, 2012.Mr. Ogletree was born in Jackson County, Ga., a s ...
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