Local Obits for Mon. Oct 27th, 2014
Mr. Kenneth Roger Bone age 71 of Danielsville died Monday, October 27, 2014 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Bone was born in Commerce to Alnora Wilbanks Bone of Commerce an ...
Michael L. "Mike" Walden, 56, of Dawsonville passed away Monday October 27, 2014.A native of McCaysville, GA, he had been living in Dawson County for the past 30 years ha ...
Almon William Garner, 82, of Cumming, GA died on October 27, 2014 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. Born in Carrollton, GA he was the son of the late Charles and Beatrice Garner.Almo ...
Joyce Franklin, age 78 of Buford, GA, died suddenly Monday, October 27, 2014. Mrs. Franklin has been cremated and a memorial service will be held later. In lieu of flowers the fami ...
Scott G. Stephens, age 46 of Gillsville, passed away on Monday, October 27, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Stephens was born on April 23, 1968, in Habersham, Georgia ...
Ms. Cynthia Kaye Blake age 53 of Gainesville, GA passed away on October 27, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents Walter James Blake and Mrs. Jeanette Blake, two brothers ...
Joseph Quinto Tercero, age 75 of Oakwood, passed away Monday, October 27, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Tercero was born September 9, 1939 in El Paso, Texas to th ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Sara Nell Carder Stewart, age 91, of Jefferson, who passed away on Monday, October 27, 2014. Mrs. Stewart was born in Jackson County, ...
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