Local Obits for Tue. Dec 3rd, 2013
Sandra Marie Sutherland, age 48, of Winder passed away Wednesday, December 3, 2013. She had a love for the beach and animals. Sandra was the former president for the Georgia Chapt ...
RICHARD B. CALLEN, 71, A FORMER ROCHESTER, NY AND CHARLESTON, SC RESIDENT DIED ON DECEMBER 3, 2013 IN GAINESVILLE, GA. MR. CALLEN WAS BORN ON JUNE 5, 1942 IN NEW YORK, NY. HE WAS ...
Michael N. Hamilton, 61 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on December 3, 2013. He was preceded in death by his father B.H. Hamilton. He is survived by his wife of forty years, Hel ...
Helen Lee Bailes, age 91 of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at Friendship Health and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Bailes was born March 25, 1922 to the late Levis ...
Ms. Linda Gail (Dover) Barnes, age 56, of Murrayville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm ...
Mrs. Flora Nix Garrett, age 96 of Nicholson died Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at Northridge Health and Rehab Center. Mrs. Garrett was born in Homer to the late, Millege and Anner T ...
Mrs. Carolyn Ann Middlebrook, age 57, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at her home following an extended illness.Mrs. Middlebrook was born in Atlanta, GA Ma ...
Mattie Louise Trammell, age 81 of Sautee, passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at Habersham Medical Center. Mrs. Trammell was born April 24, 1932 in Hayesville, NC to the late Buc ...
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
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.