Local Obits for Mon. Dec 3rd, 2012
Grady Autry, age 90, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Monday, December 3, 2012, at Habersham Medical Center. Mr. Autry was born on July 2, 1922, in Alto, Georgia to the late Robert ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Robert Steven Turpin, 33, of Maysville who passed away early Monday morning at his residence. Born in Jackson County, he was th ...
Mr. John Leon Adair, Sr., age 81, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Monday, December 3, 2012. He was preceded in death by his first wife in 2005, Ann Judson Adair. He is survived by hi ...
Katherine Sperring Strahan English, age 96, of Clarkesville, Georgia, and formerly of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away on Monday, December 3, 2012. Mrs. English was born on April ...
Mrs. June Moore Barrett, age 79 of Cornelia, passed away Monday, December 3, 2012, at her daughter's residence. Born on May 23, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Akin and ...
Donna Jean Phillips, age 79 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, December 3, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are sche ...
Bonnie S. Hempton, age 54, of Hoschton passed away Monday, December 3, 2012. Memorial Services will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, December 8, 2012 at Loganville Church of God, 165 Chu ...
Thomas Jeffrey Stapleton, 55, of Waco, Texas passed away Sunday, November 25th at Providence Hospital in Waco.Tommy Stapleton was born October 4, 1957 in Demorest, GA to James and ...
Robert "Bob" Peter Winkel of Cleveland, formerly of Lula, Georgia went home to be with Lord December 3rd, 2012. He passed away at North East Georgia Medical Center after ...
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