Local Obits for Sun. Jun 24th, 2012
Mr. Bryant Lydell Martin, age 43 of Gillsville, Georgia passed June 24, 2012 at North East Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga.Home Going Services will be held on Friday, Jun ...
Kathy Susan Vanderford, age 51, of Winder passed away Saturday, June 23, 2012. Kathy is survived by her sons Jaylon Vanderford (Ashley) of Winder and Austin Vanderford of Winder; d ...
James Ryan Symmes, age 33 of Cumming, passed away on Sunday, June 24, 2012 in Forsyth County following injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Memorial ...
Cassandra "Sandy" Carnes- Bisnett, age 62, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, June 24, 2012, following a sudden illness. Mrs. Bisnett was born on August 25, ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Thursday June 28 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Mrs. Barbara Virginia Johnson age 70 of Gainesville. The Rev. James Dumas ...
Jack Lawson, age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, June 24, 2012 at New Horizons West Nursing Home following an extended illness. No services are sche ...
Mary Ann Holland of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Sunday June 24, 2012. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date. Memorial Park Funeral Home is in ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Charles Wendel Lewallen, age 68 of Commerce who died June 23, 2012. Survivors include a son Trevor Lewallen of Commerce a daughter Carla R ...
Mr. Ralph A. Miller, age 81, of Dahlonega, Georgia, died Sunday, June 24, 2012, at his residence. Ralph was born January 18, 1931 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. He is survived ...
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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.