Local Obits for Tue. Sep 4th, 2012
Mrs. Jean Garrison Murray, age 92 of Lula went home to be with the Lord on Sept. 4 at her residence.Born in Lula on March 21, 1920, she was a daughter of the late Dock B. and Inez ...
Johnny Ray Meeler, age 50, of Statham passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2012. He is survived by his mother and step father Velma and Marvin Barber of Bishop; wife Kim Meeler of St ...
Gladys DeCoursey, age 98 of Cumming, GA, passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2012. She resided most of her life in New Castle, IN and Winter Park, FL. She was an active member of Col ...
Hildegarda Martin, 87, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 30th, 2012.The family will be announcing a Celebration of Life Memorial Service at a later date.Arrangeme ...
Veronica Yesenia Ramirez, age 12 of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2012. Yesi was a 6th grade student at Liberty Middle School where she especially loved to sneak one o ...
Mrs. Mary Stewart Bennett D'Anna, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2012.She was preceded in death by her parents, W. T. and Dora Stewart; husbands, Thom ...
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Jean Murray, age 92, of Lula, who passed away on Tuesday, September 04, 2012.Funeral arrangements are incomplete a ...
Mary Ruth (Hamilton) Strangeways, age 82 of Gainesville, GA, formerly of The Villages Florida, passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wil ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. David Eugene Cooper, 57,of Braselton, GA., who passed away on Tuesday, September 4, 2012.Mr. Cooper was born in Barrow County, Georgia ...
Jon Bonnette, age 53, of Douglasville, and formerly of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, September 4, 2012. Mr. Bonnette was born in Aiken S.C., on August 2, 1959. He w ...
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