Local Obits for Thu. Apr 4th, 2013
James Robert Robertson, age 75, of Cumming, passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013. He was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church and a member of the Masonic Lodge and also a Shriner. ...
Charles Edward Sexton, 82 of Murrayville, passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 2:00 P ...
Fred Tillerson, 77, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Thursday, April 4, 2013. Complete arrangements will be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral Home, 355 Dawsonville H ...
Funeral services for, George Edward ( Papa Smurf ) Broome age 71 of Lula, Ga. will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday April 6, 2013 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation was at ...
Mary B. White, 83, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013.Mason & Ward Funeral Home, 1190 McEver Road, Gainesville, is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. William Alton Forrester, 77, passed away on Thursday, April 4, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. A lifetime resident of Hall County, he lov ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Phillip Dale Lively, age 58, of Jefferson, Ga. who passed away on Thursday, April 4, 2013. Mr. Lively was born in Atlanta, GA, a son t ...
Ricky Wayne Sims, age 55 of Jefferson, passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013. He loved his family and friends and loved all kinds auto racing weather it was dirt track or NASCAR he l ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Madison County Chapel in Danielsville, announces services for Minnie Evelyn Carter Gaines, 81, of Hull who passed away Wednesday, April 3 at her residence. Born ...
Margaret "Peggy" Stevens Holman, age 80 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Holman was born September 24, 1932 in ...
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