Local Obits for Sun. Jul 29th, 2012
Mr. Cleal Fulton Morris, age 91, of Maysville, GA died Saturday, July 28, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Morris was born in Banks County to the late William Bealer and Jessie Sophroni ...
William Henry "Bug" Ivester, age 82, of Clarkesville passed away Sunday, July 29, 2012.Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 11:00 AM from the Holl ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Tuesday July 31, 2012 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Mr. Ormand Eugene "Butch" Worley age 70 of Oakwood. The Rev. ...
Sunday, July 29, 2012, Ruby Lois Holland Smith died peacefully at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after a brief illness and in answer to her prayer, went to her heavenly home to & ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Martha Dean Fite Head, age 101, of Jefferson, who passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2012. Mrs. Head was born in Jackson County, a daugh ...
Mr. Tony Michael Evans, age 64, of Commerce, GA died Sunday, July 29, 2012 at Duke University Hospital. Mr. Evans was born in Commerce, GA to Bonnie Tolbert Evans of Commerce and ...
Donald D. "Don" Moose, age 61, of Dahlonega, GA, died July 29, 2012.Don was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was as a retired construction worker and ...
After a short illness Mr. Everett Douglas Smith, age 82 , of Martin, passed away, Saturday, July 28, 2012 at Stephens County Hospital. Born December 3, 1929 in Toccoa, he was a son ...
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