Local Obits for Sun. Sep 15th, 2013
Funeral services for Beulah Mae Shiver Hudson, age 89 of Clarkesville and formerly of Macon will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, September 21, 2013 from the chapel of Macon Memoria ...
Barry Allen "Bear" Williams, age 57, of Alto, passed away Friday, September 13, 2013 at Atlanta Medical Center following an extended illness.Mr. Williams was born Janua ...
Mr. Joe L. Stewart, age 86, of Clarkesville, left his Earthly home for his Heavenly home on Sunday, September 15, 2013. Mr. Stewart was born on July 2, 1927, in Habersham County, s ...
Hillside Memorial Chapel announces the death of Richard L. Williams, age 83, of Clarkesville. No public services are planned at this time. Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, ...
Alonzo Blake Bolton, 81, of Gainesville, GA. passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2013. Born in Monroe, GA. on March 26, 1932, he was son of the late Otis Franklin and Mary Ree Par ...
Margaruriette Ruth Abercrombie Rogers, age 73, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Sunday, September 15, 2013 at the Northeast GA Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.Margaruriette was born ...
Teresa Mae Whitlow Jones, age 53 of Dahlonega, passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2013 at her residence following a sudden illness. Funeral services are scheduled f ...
Annette B. Rougeou, age 74, passed away peacefully at her home on September 15, 2013. She was born in Bryzeland, Louisiana, the third of four children, on December 7, 1938 to Roy ...
Barbara J. Wheeler, age 80, of Cleveland, Georgia, formerly of Charlotte, North Carolina passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2013. Mrs. Wheeler was born on January 3, 1933, in Fis ...
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