Local Obits for Mon. Aug 20th, 2012
David Edward Berry, age 75 of Dacula, Georgia, died Saturday, August 18, 2012. Funeral Service will be held Thursday, August 23, 2012, at 6:30 PM at Prince of Peace Catholic Church ...
JAMES BRONER "HOLLYWOOD" WHITFIELD, JR., age 46, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, August 20, 2012, following an extended illness. Mr. Whitfield was born o ...
Mr. Bud Mitchell Hewell age 32 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Monday August 20, 2012 in Leconte Hospital, Sevierville, Tennessee following a brief illness. ...
Mr. Larry Jack Borders age 64 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Monday August 20, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral servi ...
Sharon Fisher Mayville died unexpectedly on Monday, August 20, 2012.Sharon was born in Buffalo, New York. She was married to her husband, Paul, for 51 years. She is survived by hus ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. David Philip Graves, age 66, of Hoschton, who passed away on Monday, August 20, 2012. Mr. Graves was born in Charleston, SC, a son to ...
Mrs. Dorothy Louise Gee Hensley age 67 of Commerce, Georgia passed away on Monday August 20, 2012 at New Horizons West. Funeral services are scheduled for Fr ...
James Dennis Hughes, 79, of Chamblee passed away Monday August 20, 2012 at Cumming Nursing Center following a period of declining health.Born October 8, 1932 to the late Hubert and ...
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