Local Obits for Mon. Nov 3rd, 2014
James Norrell, 49, of Alto passed away on November 3, 2014 at Habersham Medical Center. Memorial Services will be held on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 5:00 pm in th ...
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Eugene Evans, age 86, of Cumming, passed away Monday, November 3rd, 2014. Gene was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He was the oldest Deacon of New Harm ...
Rev. L. G. Buice, age 89, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Monday, November 3, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife of sixty-seven years, Frances Buice; parents, Henry Grady an ...
Mrs. Myrtle Christine "Chris" Hickey, age 99, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, November 2, 2014 at Bell Minor Nursing Center, following an extended illness. Funeral ...
Nellie Jeanette Gaddis Gilreath, age 76 of Pendergrass, formerly of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, November 3, 2014 at Rose of Sharon Personal Care Home following an extende ...
Mrs. Frankie Kanaday Stringer, 76, of Dahlonega passed away peacefully at her residence Monday, November 03, 2014 following an extended illness.A native and lifelong resident of Lu ...
Clifford Forrest Bennett, age 73 of Stuart, Florida, passed away Monday, November 3, 2014, at Habersham Medical Center. Born on October 10, 1941, in Fillmore, New York, he was a so ...
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.