Local Obits for Tue. Aug 13th, 2013
Charles C. Webb, age 89, Alto, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, August 13, 2013. Mr. Webb was born in Greenville, North Carolina on January 3, 1924, to the late Glenn Curtis and Or ...
Mr. Thomas Neal Roley, age 70, of Buford, GA passed away August 13, 2013. He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Debra Roley Milton and husband Brent, Buford; son and daug ...
Mr. Geoffrey Peter Sarazen, age 40, of Dacula passed away Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at St. Joseph's Hospital. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m, Saturday, August 17, 2013 at H ...
Mr. Doug "J.D." Gibbs, age 83, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at the VA Medical Center in Decatur, Georgia, following an extended illness. Doug join ...
Mr. Emory Lawrence Aycock, 89, of Gainesville died Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A native of Oconee County, Mr. Aycock had been a resident of H ...
Mr. Gary Lee Rutledge, 57, of Gainesville, GA. passed away on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. He is survived by his wife, Cecilia Rutledge of Gain ...
Mrs. Phyllis Yolanda Davis, 75, of Gainesville, GA. passed away on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at her residence following an extended illness. Born in Pax, WV, on April 20, 1938, she ...
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