Local Obits for Wed. Nov 5th, 2014
David W. Walker, age 46 of Hoschton, GA died suddenly Wednesday, November 5, 2014. Mr. Walker has been cremated and a Memorial Service will be held Monday, November 10, 2014 at 7:0 ...
Victor Cox Carbine, age 61, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at Northside Forsyth Hospital. He was preceded in death by his father William Lucius Carbine, mot ...
Nancy Gayle Ariail Humphries, age 67, of Cornelia, departed this good earth to her heavenly home on November 5, 2014.Gayle was born on May 13, 1947 in Stephens County, Georgia, to ...
Saly Phongsavanh, age 91, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday November 5, 2014.Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 9, 2014 at Whitfield Fune ...
Elmer C. Mutter, 79, of Gainesville passed away on November, 5, 2014 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 11 ...
Garand Thomas Grainger, 60, of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away November 5, 2014. Mr. Grainger was born in Anderson, SC on June 4, 1954 and has resided in the Atlanta area for the ...
Mr. Jack Darwin Allison, Sr. age 87, passed away on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 after an extended illness.Mr. Allison was born in Spartanburg, South Carolina on August 19, 1927, to ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Martha Geneva Voyles, age 94, of Jefferson, who passed away on Wednesday, November 5, 2104.Mrs. Voyles was born in Jefferson, Georgia ...
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