Local Obits for Sat. Aug 11th, 2012
Donald Henry McGuinness, 57, of Cumming, GA died on August 11, 2012. Born in Englewood, NJ he was the son of the late Harold and Florence McGuinness.Don grew up in Ft. Lee, NJ and ...
James Edward Kauke, 76, of Cumming, GA passed away Saturday, August 11, 2012 at Emory Midtown Hospital, Atlanta, GA. The family will receive friends on Friday, August 17, 2012 fro ...
JOSEPH MONROE "JOE" FRY, age 58, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, August 11, 2012, following an extended illness. Mr. Fry was born in Demorest, Georgia on M ...
LOIS ROGERS MARTIN, AGE 86, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Friday, August 10, 2012, following a sudden illness. Mrs. Martin was born in Rabun County, on May 1, 1926, to the l ...
Ms. Edith Mae Passmore Anthony passed away on Saturday August 11, 2012 at her residence. Memorial services are incomplete at this time and will be announced later. Little & Dav ...
Mr. JC Weldon was born on December 23, 1920 to the late Perlie and JD Weldon. He went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 11, 2012 with his wife by his bedside. JC was o ...
Lillie Mae Brown Harris, age 92 of Flowery Branch, passed away Saturday, August 11, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Madison County Chapel in Danielsville, announces memorial services for Adam Joshua Manders, 35, of Danielsville who passed away in Athens on Saturday. Born in At ...
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