Local Obits for Sat. Sep 14th, 2013
Mrs. Lee F. Wood, 86 of Gillsville died Saturday September 14, 2013. Born in Clarkesville, Ga, Mrs. Wood was the daughter of the late William Lee and Ina Dawkins Frankum, Sr. She ...
Bonnie Mills, age 77, a native and lifelong resident of Forsyth County, passed away Saturday, September 14, 2013. She was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. Bonnie and her husb ...
Ms. Judy Elaine Kimbrell passed away Saturday, September 14, 2013. Graveside Services were held Monday, September 16, 2013 at Sawnee View Memorial Gardens. Ingram Funeral Home &am ...
Willie Bolden Mathis, age 96 and lifelong resident of Forsyth County, passed away Saturday, September 14, 2013. She was a member of Haw Creek Baptist Church. She was preceded in de ...
Elaine Giles Cleveland, age 55, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2013 after a nineteen- month battle of ovarian cancer. She was preceded in death by her father- ...
Bob Mabry, age 91, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2013. Mr. Mabry was born on September 6, 1922, in Franklin County; son of the late Walter and Nancy Ki ...
Robert Mabry, age 91 of Baldwin, passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2013.Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, Geo ...
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