Local Obits for Sun. Jun 29th, 2014
Jere C. Hulsey, 78, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday June 29, 2014 following a period of declining health.Born May 27, 1936 in Lumpkin County to the late Clint C. and Vera Parks H ...
Mrs. Edna C. Neprud, age 66, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, following a brief illness. Memorial Services will be 2:00 p.m. ...
Franklin J.C.Faulkner, age 86 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away June 29, 2014. The Visitation will be held on Friday, July 4, 2014 from 7pm-8pm, At Greater Timber Ridge Baptist ...
J. C. Faulkner, age 86, of Gainesville, Ga. passed away June 29, 2014. Professional services entrusted to Wimberly and Jackson Funeral Home.
Mrs. Tillie Anne Gray,94, of Gainesville died Tuesday June 29,2014 at Lanier Village Estates.​Born on March 17, 1920 in Phoenix City, Alabama,she was the daughter of the ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Avery "Jimmy" Plott, age 70, of Hoschton, who passed away on Sunday, June 29, 2014. Mr. Plott was born in Suwanee, Geo ...
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
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.