Local Obits for Fri. May 9th, 2014
J. L. Chapman, 74, of Dawsonville passed away Friday May 9, 2014 at Gold City Nursing Center following a period of declining health.Born March 18, 1940 in Dawson County to the late ...
Robert R. "Bob" Lee, age 63, of Suwanee, passed away on Friday, May 09, 2014. Bob was a wonderful and loving son, brother, husband, father and friend. He graduated from G ...
Funeral services for Peter Oskar Guerke, age 88, of Mt. Airy, will be held on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at 1:00 PM from the St. Mark Catholic Church. The family will receive friends a ...
Michael Raymond Harrison, age 53 of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, May 9, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Memorial services ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Danielsville, announces the death of Amanda E. Sloterbeck, 97, of Comer who passed away on Friday, May 9, at St. Mary's Hospital in Athens. Born in Dover, P ...
Robin Lynn Rabun,, 30 of Loganville, Ga. passed away Friday, May 9th 2014. She is survived by her son JD and her mother Lynn Dove her Grandparents Jerry "Pop" Rabun and t ...
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