Local Obits for Sun. Oct 20th, 2013
James E. "Jug" Adams passed peacefully from this life to his eternal reward in Heaven on Sunday, October 20, after a brief illness. He was born to Troy & Velma (Engl ...
Shirley Barker Smith, age 74 of Suwanee, GA passed away on Sunday, October 20, 2013 due to complications from lymphoma. The second youngest of 8 children, she was born on February ...
Nancy Ann Gillespie age 61 of Gainesville passed away Sunday October 20, 2013. Memorial Service 2:00 p.m. Thursday Ward's Funeral Home Chapel. Ward's Funeral Home of Gain ...
Mrs. Sylvia Hillman (Smalley) Holloway, age 78, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2013 at her residence in Lanier Village Estates.A memorial service will be ...
Paul Jones, 52, of Hoschton, GA died October 20, 2013. The funeral service will be held Wednesday, October 23, 2013, at 2:00 PM at the Duluth First United Methodist Church with Rev ...
Mr. Casey Morris Payne, age 48, of Toccoa, died Sunday, October 20, 2013. Born October 14, 1965 in Toccoa, he was a son of the late Herman Morris and Frankie Faye Andrews Payne. H ...
Mr. Dylan Cane Parker, age 20, of Toccoa, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2013. He was born June 15, 1993 in Stephens County. Dylan was a 2011 Stephens County High School Graduate, ...
Mr. Weldon William Brady, age 60, of Martin, GA, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2013 at Ty Cobb Regional Medical Center. Born December 23, 1962 in Hartwell, GA, he was a son of t ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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