clearn.png
Wednesday November 13th, 2019 2:53AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Feb 9th, 2012

Forsyth

Barry "Mark" Aycock, 42, Cumming
Barry "Mark" Aycock, 42, of Cumming, GA died at his home on February 7, 2012 after a courageous and inspiring 2 year battle against Colon Cancer. Born in Rome, GA he was ...
Robert Ellis Bilyeu, 90, Cumming
Robert Ellis Bilyeu, 90, of Cumming, GA passed away Wednesday, February 8, 2012. Born in Bronx, NY he is the son of the late Frank and Martha Bilyeu. Mr. Bilyeu served in the U.S. ...

Hall

Barbara Lee Martin, 78, Gainesville
Barbara Lee Martin, age 78, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, February 8, 2012. Mrs. Martin was born on August 5, 1933, in Habersham County, Georgia; a daughter of ...
Carroll Bruce Fitch, Jr., 71, Gainesville
Carroll Bruce Fitch, Jr., beloved father and doting grandfather, died on February 9, 2012, at the age of 71. Born in Michigan and raised in New York City, Bruce married Ruth May Jo ...
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Friday, February 10, 2012 in the chapel of Little and Davenport Funeral Home for Charlotte Howell Roberts. The family will receive friend ...
Edith Annielue Dixon, 81, Gainesville
Edith Annielue Dixon, age 81 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are schedu ...
Emerson Little, 92, Gainesville
Mr. Emerson Little, age 92, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away peacefully Thursday, February 9, 2012 at his residence.Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 am Monday, February ...
Hammond J. Sullins, 82, Gainesville
Hammond J. Sullins, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness.Graveside services are scheduled for Saturday, F ...
Idiline B. Harrison, 94, Marietta
Idiline B. Harrison, age 94 of Marietta, passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2012 at Delmar Gardens, Smyrna, following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Satur ...
Jimmy Lee Hewell, 77, Gainesville
Jimmy Lee Hewell, age 77 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are schedule ...
Lucienda Finney Millsap, age 61, wife of Lorenzo Millsap, died Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012. Arrangements to be announced by Alphonso Dawson Mortuary, Atlanta, Ga 404-691-3810

Lumpkin

Lillie" Nana" Wimpy, 89, Hapeville
Mrs. Lillie" Nana" Wimpy, age 89, of Hapeville, GA, died February 9, 2012.Lillie was born in Dahlonega, GA and was a homemaker.She was the daughter of the late Charlie Ri ...
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