Local Obits for Wed. Sep 26th, 2012
Angela Jo Huckabay, age 41, of Homer, GA died Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at her residence. Mrs. Huckabay was born in Jackson County, Indiana to Frank Morris Bowman of Crothers ...
Alfa R. Whitt, age 88 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2012. Graveside services will be held Monday, October 1st at 2:00 pm at Zion Hill Baptist Church. The family ...
Winford Ronald "Ron" Riddle, Jr., age 34 of Cumming, GA, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2012. He is preceded in death by his grandparents, James (Dick) Mercer and J ...
Evelyn Jean Matthews, age 83 of Buford, GA, formerly of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2012. She retired from the Forsyth County Sheriff's Department in 1993. S ...
Joyce Fay Evans, age 67 of Oakwood, passed away on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness. Memorial services are scheduled for ...
Mary Olivia (Billie) Privette Early, age 88, died yesterday at her residence, surrounded by her children. Mary was born in Darlington County, South Carolina to the late Jacob Peel ...
CORINE EDITH ARMOUR HUNNICUTT, age 79 of Toccoa, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at the Habersham Medical Center. Born in Hall County, Georgia on August 29, 19 ...
Philip F-C Greear, resident of Helen, Georgia, died at home on September 26, 2012 at age 94. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Mildred White Greear, four children: Carol Gre ...
Mrs. Louise Faulkner Dorsey age 89 of Sautee-Nacoochee passed away Wednesday September 26, 2012 at Bell Minor Home following an extended illness. Mrs. Dorsey was the daughter of t ...
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