Local Obits for Fri. Dec 5th, 2014
Bradley James Keebler, 64, of Woodstock, passed away to be with Jesus on Wednesday, December 3, 2014. Bradley was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan and lived in Woodstock for 14 years. ...
James Wesley Ferris, Jr, age 67 of Cumming, passed away Friday, December 5th, 2014. He was a member of the Kiwanis Club and he volunteered his time at Wambaland at Browns Bridge Ch ...
Beloved mother and grandmother, Lucille Saville White died on Friday, December 5, 2014. The daughter of Reuben Adolphus and Maude Leila Smith Saville, Mrs. White was born on Novem ...
Harriet Greer Reed, 68, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, December 5, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services will be held on Mo ...
David Bruce Thompson, age 60, of Monroe, GA, passed away, Friday, December 5, 2014 at his home following a period of declining health.David was born in Wilmington, Ohio and grew up ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Mary Brooks, age 82, of Locust Grove, who passed away on Friday December 5th, 2014. Survivors include her daughter, Cathy Stewar ...
Mr. Thomas "Tommy" Terrell Young, age 80 of Hilltop Way, Toccoa passed away Friday December 5, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late John Parker You ...
Mary Denise Wilson, age 56, of Cleveland, Georgia passed away Friday December 5, 2014. Miss Wilson was born in Jacksonville, Florida the daughter of the late Joseph Andrew and Je ...
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