Local Obits for Mon. May 14th, 2012
Edna "Gamps" Stephens, 94, of Dawsonville passed away Monday May 14, 2012 at her residence following a period of declining health.Born September 25, 1917 to the late Seab ...
Edith Mae (Rollan) Wall, 87, went to be with her Lord and Savior, whom she loved and faithfully served, on May 14, 2012. Helping others to know the Lord was always one of her grea ...
Frederick Theodore Williams, age 90 of Cumming, passed away Monday, May 14, 2012. He was a veteran of the United States Army and served in World War II.Graveside services will be h ...
Julia Needham, age 84, of Cumming passed away Monday, May 14, 2012. She was a member of Second Baptist Church of Cumming. Julia is preceded in death by her parents, Levi and Lois ...
Joan Marie Theresa Mitchell Clevenger, age 71, of Clarkesville passed away on Monday, May 14, 2012, in Clarkesville. Joan is survived in death by her loving husband John R. Cleveng ...
Funeral services for Barbara Ann Cleveland age 58 of Gainesville will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday May 16,2012 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be Tuesday May 1 ...
Hector R. Perez age 40 of Gainesville passed away May 14, 2012 following a sudden illness.Mr. Perez was born in Durango, Mexico on December 19, 1971 to Jose Luna and Jovita Perez. ...
Brian Young, age 50, of Winter Haven, FL passed away Monday, May 14, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfunera ...
Jason Joseph Rogers Jr, age 18 of Dahlonega, GA died Monday May 14, 2012 at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta/Egleston.Jason Joseph Rogers was a shining light in our world. He ...
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