Local Obits for Thu. Oct 9th, 2014
Mary Lynne Goninan, 48, of Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday, October 9, 2014. She is survived by her loving husband, Steven L. Goninan of Cumming, GA; children, Kayla Parker, Is ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Sunday, October 12, 2014 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Ethelene Buffington Presley, 94 of Gainesville. Rev. Darryl Dale, Rev. ...
Joseph Grady Roberts, age 75 of Gainesville, passed away Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral ...
Miss Kristen Elizabeth Wells, age 16, of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Scottish Rite Hospital of Atlanta, following a courageous battle with cancer. Funer ...
Mrs. Agnes Hix Whitlock, age 91 of Commerce died Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Serenity at Jefferson. Mrs. Whitlock was born in Commerce to the late, Lilburn and Roxie Reed Hix. M ...
Mrs. Sara Ragsdale Mize, age 88, of Augusta and formerly of Toccoa, passed away on October 9, 2014 at Doctors Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. A daughter of the late Oscar and Bertha ...
Mr. Rogers was born February 24, 1941 in Cleveland, GA to the late Harvey and Leora Tilly Rogers. Charles retired from Camp Barney after 25 years as their care taker. Survivors in ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. David Winston Lusk, age 53of Cleveland. Mr. Lusk passed away Thursday, October 9, 2014. Funeral services are schedule ...
William Harry Higgins III, age 57 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Higgins was born November 4, 1956 in Ypsilanti, MI. ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
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