Local Obits for Fri. Nov 7th, 2014
Larry Walter Austin, 61, of Cumming, passed away Friday, November 7, 2014. Larry was a member of the United Auto Workers Union. Survivors includ ...
Monte Vincent Davis, a resident of Bent Tree GA, died peacefully at home on November 7, 2014. He was born April 29, 1923, in Cove, Oregon, to Reuben Davis and Pomona Stackland Davi ...
Charles David Duvall, age 67, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Friday, November 7, 2014. He is survived by his sons, Keith Duvall, Braselton, GA, and Allen Duvall, Chamblee, GA; gran ...
Cliff Mattox, 51, of Gainesville, passed away Friday, November 7, 2014. Survivors include his mother, Lavonne Mattox; brothers and sisters-in-law, Bill Lowe of Norcross, Howard M ...
Danny Harold Hammock, 69, of Gainesville passed away on November 7, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral Services are scheduled for ...
Elizabeth Hurley Barrett, 78, of Murrayville passed away Friday, November 7, 2014, following an extended illness. Born on February 21, 1936 in Gainesville, GA, she was the daughter ...
Mr. Eugene "Nene" Davis, age 87, of New Holland passed away on Friday, November 7, 2014 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are s ...
Margarette Ivester Smith, age 74, of Alto, Georgia, passed away at her residence on Friday, November 7, 2014 following an extended illness.Mrs. Smith was born April 13, 1940 in Mt. ...
Lucille Sullens Anderson, age 88, of Dahlonega, GA died Friday, November 7, 2014.She was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County and a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church #2. She retir ...
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