Local Obits for Thu. Nov 8th, 2012
Mrs. Hilda Hautell Jewell, age 88, of Maysville, GA died Thursday, November 8, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Jewell was born in Maysville to the late Hubert and El ...
Mr. James Preston Maddox, age 45, of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, November 8, 2012. He is survived by his brothers and sister in law, Gary and Debby Maddox, Jackson, GA and Mi ...
Theresa Mary Gray, transitioned from this life on Thursday November 8, 2012 at Peachtree Christian Hospice in Duluth, GA. She was born in Toledo, Ohio on May 19, 1921 to Rosalie an ...
Meredith "Merry" Wiggins, age 46 of Alto, passed away Thursday, November 8, 2012, at her residence. Born on January 08, 1966, she is the daughter of Sarah Foster Anderson ...
Edward Butterworth age 86 of New Holland passed away on Thursday November 08, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Graveside services are schedul ...
James Paul Azzinaro, age 73, of Hoschton passed away Thursday, November 8, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawso ...
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