Local Obits for Tue. Sep 17th, 2013
Lester Brock, age 81, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2013.Mr. Brock was born on March 3, 1932, in Floyd County Georgia, to the late Dewey Joseph and Ruth Ma ...
Jimmy A. Garner, age 72, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 following a sudden illness.Mr. Garner was born on November 12, 1940, in Clarkesville, G ...
Junior Arthur Addis, age 85, of Demorest, passed away Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at Gold City Convalescent Center in Dahlonega.Born on August 27, 1928, in Hiawassee, Georgia, he w ...
Dr. James Cohen Morrison, Jr. 91, of Gainesville, GA. Passed away peacefully at his home of natural causes on, Tuesday, September 17, 2013. Born in Gainesville, GA. he was the s ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Thursday September 19, 2013 at Hopewell Baptist Church for Mr. Robert Lyndol Wright age 75 of Gainesville. The Rev. Tony Scarborough wi ...
Mrs. Suzanne Henderson Haulbrook, age 80, of Gainesville, GA died Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Mrs. Haulbrook was born in Gillsville to the late ...
Jaymie L. Flood, age 36 of Monroe, GA, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, September 17, 2013. Memorial service will be held on Wednesday, September 25, at 7 PM at Hamilton Mill Memor ...
Kasi Frances Glover, 41, wife of Christopher Todd Lankford, 2745 Damascus Church Road, passed away Monday, September 16, 2013. Born in Gainesville, GA, she was the daughter of Warr ...
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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.