Local Obits for Sat. Nov 8th, 2014
Donald Daniel Jackson, 62, passed away on November 8, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on December 15, 1951 in Rockville Center, NY. He spent the last 31 years wi ...
J.B. Frank Summerour, age 85 of Buford, GA died Saturday, November 8, 2014 after an extended illness. Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 3:00 PM at Hamilt ...
Ardell Carter Fowler, age 88, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away at The Northeast Georgia Medical Center on Saturday, November 8, 2014.Mr. Fowler was born April 10, 1926 in Canon, G ...
Mr. Larry Hanes Clark, age 71, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, November 8, 2014 following a sudden illness. Funeral Services will be 11:00, Wednesday, November 12, 2014 in ...
Michael Alvah O'Neil, 69, of Clermont passed away on November 8, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Memorial Park Funeral ...
Rev. Marshall George Smith, age 90, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, November 8, 2014 at Serenity at Jefferson. He was born in Seneca, SC to the late Lowell and Ella Guntharp Smith. ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Mickey Free Miller, age 56, of Jefferson who passed away on Saturday November 8th, 2014. Ms. Miller was the daughter of the lat ...
Cona Belle Grizzle, age 93, of Dahlonega, GA died Saturday, November 8, 2014 following an extended illness.She was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County and a member of Yahoola Bap ...
Mrs. Inez Thomas Clack, age 84, of Doraville, GA passed away on Saturday, November 8, 2014.She was preceded in death by her parents, James W. and Margie Lou Thomas; and sister, Ril ...
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