Local Obits for Thu. Jun 19th, 2014
John D. Ward, age 87, of Alto, Georgia, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014.Mr. Ward was born on July 21, 1926 in Hall County, Georgia, to the late Fred and Winnie Jackson Ward. H ...
Ruth Josephine Matheson Cook, age 94, of Alto, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014, at her residence.Born in Habersham County on November 26, 1919, she was a daughter of the late F ...
Mildred Free Gunn, age 92 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014, at her residence. Born in Rabun County on March 20, 1922, she was a daughter of the late Carol Free and ...
Mr. Eugene Green, 83, of Flowery Branch, GA. passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at his residence. Born in Buford, Georgia, Mr. Green had lived in Hall County for most of his li ...
Harvey "Mack" Abbott, age 91, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014 at Summer's Landing.Celebration of Life service will be held at 2:00 pm Su ...
Martha L. Cain age 89 of Chestnut Mountain passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014 at The Oaks at Limestone following an extended illness. Funeral services are sch ...
Mr. Martin E. Pittman, age 40, of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at his residence following a sudden illness. Funeral services are scheduled ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Kenneth Edmund Hartley Jr., age 71, of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014. Mr. Hartley was born in Jacksonville, F ...
Mr. Mark "Marty" Ernest Jordan, age 53 of 446 Parkwood Way, Jonesboro, Georgia passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014 at his residence.A son of Harold Thomas Jordan and Bess ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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