Local Obits for Tue. Aug 27th, 2013
Peggy Joyce Holtzclaw, 73, of Cumming, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at Embracing Hospice, Cumming, Georgia. She was a loving mother and friend to all and had a st ...
Robert "Bobby" Wayne Sims, 69, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on August 27, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife of 37 years, Sara "Jackie" Sims, parents, ...
Funeral services for Clyde Ricky "Moon Runner" Vandergriff, age 57 of Clarkesville will be held on Friday, August 30, 2013 at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. ...
Paul Nelson Pethel, 74, of Talmo, passed away on August 27, 2013 following a period of declining health. Born on August 26, 1939, he was the son of the late E.J. and Winnie Lenora ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Elizabeth "Sis" Pace Green of Nicholson who passed away at home following an extended illness on August 27th, 2013. Sh ...
Monica Lynn Foster, age 53, of Hoschton passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2013. Monica loved her family and to garden. She was survived by her husband James C. Foster; son Ryan Lee ...
Funeral services will be held Thursday Aug. 29,2013 at 2:00 pm in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel For, Tammy Elaine Teague age 47 of Cullman, Al. Interment will be in Hopewell Bapti ...
Mr. Donald "Donnie" Freeman, age 59 of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at his residence. Mr. Freeman was born on February 26, 1954 to Robert and Betty Ram ...
Mrs. Shirley Moss, age 75 of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2013. Mrs. Moss was born on March 4, 1938 to the late Frank and Lizzie Elrod. Mrs. Moss was a homemaker and ...
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