Local Obits for Sat. Oct 5th, 2013
William Donald "Don" Dowdy, age 55, of Gillsville, GA died October 5, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.Don lived with his brother, Rex, in Gilllsvi ...
Reda Kay House, 55, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday October 5, 2013 at her residence following a short illness.Born February 25, 1958 in Hall County, she lived most of her life ...
Denise Bartley Holcombe, age 58, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, October 5, 2013. She is survived by her son, Zach Holcombe. Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Georgia ...
Mrs. Shirley Mae Graham, 75 of Gainesville died Saturday October 5, 2013 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Graham was the daughter o ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Walter Gary Moody, age 62, of Gainesville, GA, who passed away on October 5, 2013. Mr. Moody was born in Chamblee, GA the third son to ...
Dahlonega Funeral Home announces the death of Connie Marie Gooch, age 60, of Dahlonega. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. at the Dahlonega Fune ...
William A. Reichert "Bill", 82 of Dahlonega, GA died Saturday October 5, 2013 at his home surrounded by his family. Bill and his wife Joan moved from Alpharetta, GA to D ...
Mr. H.L. Brantley, III, age 69, of 613 Carolina Drive, Toccoa, Georgia, passed away Saturday, October 05, 2013 at The Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia. The ...
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