Local Obits for Sun. Jul 8th, 2012
Richard John Vancil, age 69 of Hoschton, GA died suddenly on Saturday, July 7, 2012. A Graveside Service will be held Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 10:00 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial G ...
Cecil Galagina Summerour, 77, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday July 8, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Born April 6, 1935 to the late Homer and ...
Nellie Burdett, age 85, of Milton, passed away at her home, Sunday, July 08, 2012 surrounded by her family. Nellie is preceded in death by her parents, Chester and Eula Aaron. Sh ...
Eddie Jerry Seigler, Jr., age 45 of Dacula, GA died Sunday, July 8, 2012 following a battle with cancer. Mr. Seigler has been cremated and a Memorial Service will be held Saturday, ...
Kenny Mark Stowers, age 47 of Norcross, passed away on Sunday, July 8, 2012 at his sister's residence following an extended illness. Celebration of Life services ar ...
Lewis Cason "Louie" Estes, age 74 of Mt. Airy, passed away Sunday, July 8, 2012. Born in Flint, Michigan on October 9, 1937, he was a son of the late Lewis Cason and Luci ...
Peggy Bertie Rundles, age 74 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, July 8, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
Darrell William Graham, age 55, of 67 Bowden St., Commerce, GA, died suddenly July 8, 2012. He was born on November 28, 1955, the son of Mary Emma Benton Suggs of Commerce and the ...
Mrs. Joyce Odessa Holcomb, age 79 of Cleveland, passed away Sunday July 8, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Holcomb was born on September 9, 1932 in Cleveland to t ...
Celebration of life services are scheduled for 2 PM Wednesday, July 11, 2012 from Barrett Funeral Home Chapel for Mrs. Linda Walls Canup, age 68, of Sautee-Nacoochee. The Rev. Mi ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
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