Local Obits for Mon. Oct 7th, 2013
Nelle Lathem Wallace died peacefully in her home on October 7, 2013, following a courageous, year-long battle with cancer. Born in 1931 to Charles Wesley Lathem and Ethel (Warren) ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Carol Elizabeth Spears, age 64, of Baldwin. Ms. Spears passed away Monday, October 7, 2013. A celebration of Carol' ...
Mrs. Beatrice Horne, 93 of Lula died Monday October 7, 2013 at New Horizons Lanier Park. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral ...
Agnes Daniels Rucker, age 67, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, October 7, 2013. She is survived by three sisters, Annie Blanche Borders, Katherine Green, Mary Helen Bel ...
Atlas Beatrice "Pat" Edwards Horne passed away at October 7, 2013 at the New Horizons Senior Center in Gainesville, Georgia. She was 93 years old, being born on April 19, ...
Verne Edwin Wise, age 68 of Gainesville, passed away on Saturday, October 5, 2013 in Franklin, North Carolina from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.Funeral services are ...
Mr. Cody Lamar Brown, age 28 of 149 Ethel Circle, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, October 7, 2013.A son of Randy Brown and the late Lisa Watson Brown, he was born October 31, 1 ...
Mrs. Melinda Ethel Simpson McIntyre, age 88 of 1020 Jordan Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, October 7, 2013 at Heritage Healthcare of Toccoa.A daughter of the late Harriso ...
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