Local Obits for Tue. Feb 26th, 2013
Abigail Braylynn Crowley, 3 months old, passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2013. Survivors include her parents, Christine and Danny Crowley of Cumming; grandparents, Danny and Deni ...
Irene Carter Goss, age 91, of Demorest,Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2013, at a private care facility following an extended illness. Mrs. Goss was born on November ...
Joyce Mote Norton, age 79 of Mt. Airy, passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2013, at Habersham County Medical Center. Born in Habersham County on January 05, 1934, she was a daughter ...
Rev. Henry Grady Barnes, age 75, of Demorest, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 26, 2013. Rev. Barnes was born on December 1, 1937, in White County, Georg ...
Don Eaton, age 74, of Flowery Branch, Ga., passed away Feb. 26, 2013. He was born in Grand Rapids, MI. on Nov. 21, 1938.He is survived by his wife Carolyn Baue Eaton, Two Daughters ...
Melissa Dominguez age 27 of Gainesville passed away February 21, 2013. Services are scheduled at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel. Ward's Funeral Home 7 ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary F. Martin, 76, of Jefferson, Ga., who passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2013.Mrs. Martin was born in Winder, Ga. a daughter of t ...
Rev. Noah Smith, age 69, of Jefferson, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Levi and Lula Mae Smith; da ...
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.