Local Obits for Sat. Aug 24th, 2013
Arlene E. Tupper, 88, of Cumming Ga., passed away on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013 at Chestnut Ridge Nursing Home in Cumming Ga.Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013 ...
Robert A Clendinning passed away August 24, 2013 from the effects of Alzheimer's disease in Cumming GA. He was 81. He was born and raised in Schenectady NY where he was acti ...
Cathy Lynn Stone, 55 of Gainesville, GA passed away Saturday, August 24, 2013 at her residence. She was a resident of Atlanta for 30 years and had lived in Gainesville for the pas ...
Debbie Woodring Brewer, 59, of Flowery Branch passed away on August 24, 2013, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was preceded to heaven by her loving husband, Neal (Bubba) ...
Mr. William "Bill" Drake, age 65, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Saturday, August 24, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife of thirteen years on August 2, 2013 ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Lillian Reynolds "Gertie" Nichols, age 92, of Pendergrass, who passed away on Friday, August 23, 2013. Mrs. Nichols was bor ...
Sara Jean Carroll, age 89 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday August 24, 2013 at Stanford Medical Center. Mrs. Carroll was born November 1, 1923 in Atlanta, GA to the late Samuel Co ...
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