Local Obits for Fri. Jan 31st, 2014
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Rosario Catalano, age 97, of Homer, GA who passed away on Friday, January 31st, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Catalano was the son ...
Lance Todd, 30, of Dawsonville passed away Friday January 31, 2014.Born August 31, 1983 in Memphis, Tennessee, he moved to Georgia fourteen years ago and had been living in Dawson ...
Infant Bellanie A. Llamas of Gillsville passed away on Friday January 31, 2014 at Children's Healthcare Hospital in Atlanta. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday February ...
Jerline Stephens, 92, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday January 31, 2014 following a period of declining health.Born January 31, 1922 in Dawson County to the late Nay and Eva Ho ...
Mr. Victor Richard (Dick) Baxter Jones age 95 passed away on Friday January 31, 2014 after a brief stay at Bell Minor Nursing Home following a period of declining health. ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Carolyn Mann Keasler, 80, of Nicholson, Georgia who passed away on Friday, January 31, 2014. Mrs. Keasler was born in Atlanta, Georg ...
Mrs. Leona Carroll Whiten Smith, age 92, of Toccoa, passed away Friday, January 31, 2014 at The Clary Care Center in Toccoa. Daughter of the late Johnny and Lavonia Kelley Carroll ...
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.