Local Obits for Mon. Oct 21st, 2013
Carol Whitaker, 81, of Dawsonville passed away Monday October 21, 2013 at her residence following a period of declining health.Born January 5, 1932 in Dawson County to the late Hok ...
Doris Elaine Tomlin Burrell, age 85, of Evans, Georgia formerly of Cornelia, passed away Monday, October 21, 2013 at Doctors Hospital in Augusta.Born on February 28, 1928, in Cleve ...
Ms. Connie Padgett Hendrix, age 63, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, October 21, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial Services will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, Octobe ...
Memorial Services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Saturday November 2, 2013 at First Baptist Church for Elizabeth Elrod Martin age 94 of Gainesville. Dr. Bill Coates and Otto Toledo wi ...
Grace Sue Smith, age 86 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, October 21, 2013 at her residence following an extended illness. Memorial services will be held at ...
Tom McCollum, age 70, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Monday, October 21, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Miles and Mary McCollum. He is survived by his wife of sevent ...
Mrs. Bettie (Norman) Rogers, age 59, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away Monday, October 21, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. Memorial Services area schedule ...
Lynn Burks Cohran, 58, of Riverdale, GA passed away Monday October 21, 2013 at her residence following a sudden illness.Born February 6, 1955, she was a 1973 graduate of North Clay ...
Tamra Lea Walker Biggerstaff, age 56 of Carrollton, passed away on Monday, October 21, 2013 at Tanner Health Care in Carrollton, Georgia following a sudden illness. ...
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