Local Obits for Mon. May 6th, 2013
Warren Allen Sutton, age 72, of Winder, GA passed away Monday, May 6, 2013. He was born in Bronx, NY. He moved to South Florida in 1955 and in 2005, upon his retirement from Pete ...
Vera Sasser, 83, of Dawsonville passed away Monday May 6, 2013 following a period of declining health.Born January 14, 1930 in Dayton, Tennessee to the late Floyd and Eula Mae Robi ...
A. Lucian Ward, Jr., age 87, of Cumming, passed away Monday, May 6, 2013. A.L. was born on December 13, 1925 in Knoxville, TN and graduated High School from Knoxville High in 1943. ...
Larry William Price, 71, of Cumming, GA passed away on May 6, 2013. Born in Orlando, FL he is preceded in death by his parents, Jesse and Cleo Price. Larry was a Production Supervi ...
Mr. Samuel Lee Turner, age 57, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Monday, May 6, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, J. C. and Doris Turner. He is survived by his wife ...
Funeral services for James "Jim" Coolidge Barr, age 88, of Demorest will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday, May 8, 2013 from the Fairfield Baptist Church. Dr. Keith Allison wi ...
Graveside services for Nelle Holcomb Moon, age 86, of Cornelia will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at Clarkesville City Cemetery. The Reverend Tom Mewborn will officiate ...
Mr. Ronald James Harrison, age 68, of Clermont passed away Monday May 6, 2013 at his residence following an extended illness.Mr. Harrison was born May 31, 1944, in Gainesville to t ...
Mrs. Carolyn Jeanette Clark, 79 of Flowery Branch died Monday May 6, 2013 at Southern Pines Assisted Living. A life long resident of Hall County, Mrs. Clark was the daughter of the ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Barbara Beem of Jefferson, age 87, who passed away Monday, May 6, 2013 after a major stroke.Barbara had been a resident of Jefferson for ...
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