Local Obits for Wed. Sep 25th, 2013
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Florene Morgan Black, age 68, of Homer who passed away Wednesday September 25th at her residence. Ms. Black was the daughter of the late Ra ...
Mrs. Grace Wheeler Dollar, 87, of Suwanee, GA. passed away on Wednesday, September 25, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, Grady and Lula Davis Wheeler, brothers, Ralp ...
Latricia Ann Gatewood age 70 of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday September 25, 2013. Arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home of Gainesville.
Walter Leon West, Jr. ("Leon") was born in East Point, Georgia. His parents were Walter Leon West and Jessie Mae Moore. Leon's mother passed when he was 4.5 years ...
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Charles P. Sosebee, age 82, of Cleveland. Mr. Sosebee passed away Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at Gateway Nursing Home ...
Charles Pierce (Bill) Sosebee, Jr., age 82 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at Gateway Health and Rehabilitation Center. Mr. Sosebee was born February 26, 19 ...
Mary Price age 93 of Cleveland passed away Wednesday September 25, 2013 at Gateway Health Care. Mrs. Price was born in Cleveland Georgia the daughter of the late Frank McAfee 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