Local Obits for Sun. Oct 12th, 2014
Gary 'Durock' Hicks, 56, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday October 12, 2014 at his residence following a sudden illness.Born September 23, 1958, Mr. Hicks lived his entir ...
Jack Daniel, 71, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 12th, 2014. He was a member of Roanoke Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cliff and Lilly Mae Daniel; ...
Louis Payne, 57 and a lifelong resident of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 12th, 2014. He was a member of Blessed Hope Baptist Church. He was a loving husband, father, Paw Paw ...
Viola Carney Urbaczewski, 95, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 12th, 2014. Survivors include her son, Ed Bell of Cumming. Memorial services will be held at a later date in B ...
Lita Jane Brogdon White, age 81 of Danielsville, GA, and formerly of Buford, died Sunday, October 12, 2014 after an extended illness. Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, Octobe ...
Ruby Nell (Grandma Nell) Pirkle passed away Sunday, October 12 at The Oaks of Braselton. She was born Aug 26, 1921 to the late Mr. & Mrs. Luther J. (Maybell) Berryman. She was ...
Mr. Jackie Deelawrence Morgan age 58 of Cleveland passed away Sunday, October 12, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Morgan was born in Spalding County the son of the late Ira Russell and ...
Mary Evelyn Strickland Crawford, 89, passed away on Sunday, October 12, 2014, in Duluth, Georgia, from pancreatic cancer. She was a resident of Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia, and for ...
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