Local Obits for Mon. Nov 26th, 2012
Gail Watson, age 67, of Winder passed away Monday, November 26, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralhom ...
Bradley Alexander Reid, 22, of Suwanee, passed away unexpectedly on November 26, 2012.He was a 2008 graduate of North Gwinnett High School. At the time of his passing, he was a Pet ...
CHRIS MCCURRY, age 40, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Monday, November 26, 2012. Mr. McCurry was born on January 16, 1972, in Habersham County, Georgia, to Michael D. and Wand ...
Dortha "Lanell" Watkins Woodall, age 75 of Demorest, passed away Monday, November 26, 2012, at her residence. Born in White County on November 27, 1936, she was the daugh ...
Jim Herubin, age 75 of Gainesville, passed away, Monday, November 26, 2012. He was a Veteran of The United States Air Force and had a great sense of humor, loved life and was brut ...
Valworth Brownlow Garrison, age 85 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, November 26, 2012 at New Horizons North Nursing Home following an extended illness.Funeral services are sc ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Charles Dennis "Red" Cantrell, 71, of Pendergrass, Ga. who passed away Monday November 26, 2012.Mr. Cantrell was born in Buf ...
Rebecca Knight Smith, age 48, of Jefferson passed away Monday, November 26, 2012. Rebecca loved life, her family, animals and nature. She was a member of White Plains Baptist Chur ...
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