Local Obits for Sun. Aug 26th, 2012
Funeral services for Richard Marlan Oren, age 72, of Clarkesville will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, September 1, 2012 from the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Demore ...
Chad Marshall Burnette, age 38 of Oakwood, passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral serv ...
Mr. Guy Walter Cabe, age 87, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, August 26, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A celebration of life service will be held 2:00 pm Mo ...
John Pledger Webb 64 of Gainesville died Sunday August 26,2012. Survivors include 3 brothers, Melvin H. Webb of Statham, Ga. Richard W. Webb of Gainesville and Perry Webb of Gain ...
Mrs. Inez I. Appling, age 88, of Commerce, GA died Sunday, August 26, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Appling was born in Habersham County to the late Samuel and P ...
Charles Robert Mitchell, age 69 of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, August 26, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Mitchell was born February 19, 1943 in Union County to the late Ed Mitchell ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Marvin "Melvin" Lee Canup, age 56 of Toccoa. Mr. Canup passed away Sunday, August 26, 2012 at Northeast Ge ...
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