Local Obits for Mon. Feb 6th, 2012
ROBERT EDWARD WARD, 73, of Duluth, Georgia passed away on Monday, February 6th 2012.The family will be announcing a Celebration of Life Memorial Service.Arrangements by Byars Funer ...
Martha Frances Elkins Cobb, age 88 of Cornelia, passed away Monday, February 6, 2012, at Habersham Home. Born in Thomas County, GA on January 22, 1924, she was the daughter of the ...
Raymond C. Greene, age 86, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Monday, February 06, 2012, at a local hospital. Those who wish to express online condolences to the Greene family may ...
J. Bradley Abernathy passed away Monday, February 6, 2012, at the age of 68, at his home surrounded by his family. Bradley Abernathy was born in Gainesville, Georgia, grew up in N ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Eva Craig Hogwood, age 83, of Jefferson, who passed away on Monday, February 6, 2012. Mrs. Hogwood was born in Jackson County, a daug ...
Mrs. Trudie Hands, age 105 of Jefferson, GA, passed away on Monday, February 6, 2012.Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home.
Cora Freeland, age 91, of Dahlonega died Feb. 6 at the Gold City Convalescent Center in Dahlonega.Mrs. Freeland was born Sept. 8, 1920 in White County. She lived most of her life i ...
Charles Lyman Greene Jr, 78 Cleveland GA passed away February 6, 2012. Private Service.Condolences may be expressed at www.dahlonegafuneralhome.com.Arrangements by Dahlonega Funer ...
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