Local Obits for Sun. Nov 11th, 2012
Robert Francisco Carrino, 81 of Dawsonville, GA passed away Sunday November 11, 2012 at his residence following a brief illness.Born August 9th 1932 in Richmond, IN to the late Gui ...
Marise Joyce Simmons, 74, of Norcross, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 11th, 2012. The family will be announcing a Memorial Service at a later date. Arrangements by Byars F ...
Bernice "Bea" Anderson Caudell, age 85 of Cornelia, passed away Sunday, November 11, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Habersham County on June 17, 1927, ...
Funeral services for Mildred "Mickey" Butts, age 84, of Clarkesville will be held on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 2:00 PM from the Clemens Chapel United Methodist Fune ...
Emory Broome, Jr. of Flowery Branch, passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2012 at Willow Wood Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled f ...
Mrs. Betty Jean (Lawson) Waldrip, age 81, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, November 11, 2012 at her residence.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Wednesday, Nove ...
William K. Wiley 64 of Commerce died Sunday Nov. 11, 2012. He was the son of the late Henry and Annie Mae Chitwood Wiley and was retired. Survivors include his wife Paula Wiley o ...
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