Local Obits for Thu. Nov 6th, 2014
Mr. Claude Lacey, age 83, of Buford passed away Thursday, November 6, 2014 at New Horizons
Mr. Wayne Smith, age 91, a lifelong resident of Clarkesville passed away Thursday, November 6, 2014 after an extended period of declining health.Funeral services will be held on Su ...
Dorothy L. Lind, 84, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Thursday, November 6, 2014. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 in the chapel of Lani ...
Mrs. Gayle R. Norton, age 63, of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, November 6, 2014 peacefully at her home. A Celebration of Life will be 6:00
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary Ann Johnson, age 84 of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, November 6, 2014. Mrs. Johnson was born in Atlanta, Georgia, a da ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Dorothy "Dot" Rogers, age 84 of Cleveland. Mrs. Rogers passed away Thursday, November 6, 2014. Funeral ser ...
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