Local Obits for Mon. Apr 14th, 2014
Don Brodt, 65, of Dawsonville passed away Monday April 14, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a short illness.Born January 25, 1949 in St. Paul, Minnesota, he had l ...
Jane Miller-Reed, age 52, of Buford, GA, passed away on Monday, April 14, 2014. She was predeceased in death by her husband, Joseph Daniel Reed, daughter, Lindsey Ann Brown, fathe ...
Annie Martha Hopkins, age 81, of Gainesville Georgia passed away April 14, 2014. She leaves to mourn her spouse, Arthur Hopkins, Jr.; daughters, Lynn (Ethan) Tabor, Carolyn Elaine ...
Dorothy Helen Taylor, age 92, of Hoschton passed away Friday, April 11, 2014. Graveside Services will be held 2:00 PM Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at Georgia National Cemetery in Canto ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Hazel Davis Smith, age 77, of Jefferson, Georgia, who entered into rest on Monday, April 14, 2014. Mrs. Smith was born in Jefferson, ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces the death of Norman A. Manders, age 66, of Commerce. Mr. Manders was the son of the late Estel and Eleanor Manders. Survivors include his wif ...
Ken Lollis, age 68, of Dahlonega, GA died Monday, April 14, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA following an extended illness.The son of the late Milford an ...
Mrs. Maggie Day Green, age 87, of Danielsville, GA, formerly of Buford, GA, passed away on Monday, April 14, 2014. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Peggy Green Harrison. ...
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