Local Obits for Fri. Aug 3rd, 2012
William H. "Bill" Kling, age 82, of Cumming, formerly of Gary IN, passed away Friday, August 3, 2012. Bill served in the Air Force for 7 years rising to the rank of Staff ...
Kenneth Ludwig Walley age 57 of Lula passed away Thursday at his residence following an extended illness. Mr. Walley was born in Richton, Mississippi to the late William Kellon and ...
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, August 5, 2012 at Maranatha Baptist Church for Mrs. Sandy Lane Hoffman, 53, of Gainesville. Rev. Rod Bell will officiate. The fam ...
Virginia Hulsey Smallwood, 76, of Gainesville passed away Aug. 3. Virginia is preceded in death by her husband, N.A. Smallwood and her two sons Ricky and Terry Daughtery. She love ...
Mr. John Henry Kesler, age 87, of Nicholson died Aug. 3 at his residence. Mr. Kesler was born in Jackson County to the late Thomas Martin and Emma Lou Perry Kesler. He was a member ...
Kenneth Chapman Wade, age 73 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, August 3, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Wade was born August 8, 1938 in Cleveland to Hubert and Cora ...
Barrett Funeral Home announces the death of Thomas S Mclean Age 61 of Cleveland.Mr. Mclean passed away August 3, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness.Arrangements ar ...
Thomas Sopwith McLean Jr., 60, past-president of Cleveland Kiwanis Club and former Financial Director for White County Schools passed away Friday, Aug. 3, 2012, following a spirite ...
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