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Local Obits for Thu. Dec 19th, 2013

Forsyth

Lawrence Dawson Ragsdale, 62, of Cumming, GA passed away Thursday, December 19, 2013 at his residence. A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at ...

Habersham

Joe Robert Holt, 82, Demorest
Joe Robert Holt, age 82, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Thursday, December 19, 2013, following a courageous battle with Alzheimer's disease. Mr. Holt was born in Macon C ...

Hall

Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland, announces the death of Mrs. Katherine Victoria " Vickie" Lively, age 61 of Clermont. Mrs. Lively passed away Thursday, December 19, 2 ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Marie "Nanny" Robertson Johnson, age 74, of Hoschton, who passed away on Thursday, December 19, 2013. Mrs. Johnson was born ...
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