Local Obits for Sun. Jul 13th, 2014
Lucilla Brown Bell, age 95, of Homer, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2014 at her residence.Mrs. Bell was born on December 17, 1918 in Banks County, Georgia; daughter to t ...
Margaret Virginia Poole Pruitt, age 94 of Homer, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Banks County on January 29, 1920, she was a daughte ...
Ronald Eugene Hastings, age 64 of Cumming, formerly of Summerfield, FL, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014. Survivors include his wife, Martha Hastings of Cumming; parents, Wilfor ...
Tina S. Johnson, age 60 of Cumming, Georgia, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014. She was a compassionate caring mother, daughter and friend. She was preceded in death by her broth ...
Mr. Charles Williams was born November 14, 1956 to his parents Mr. Northern Reed and Frances M. Williams. He departed this life on Sunday, July 13, 2014. He leaves to cherish his m ...
Thomas Ervin "Tommy" Valentine, 64, of Gainesville, Georgia and Grosse Point Woods, Michigan, lost his long and courageous battle with cancer on July 12, 2014, surrounded ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday July 15, 2014 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Anne Sewell Ogle, age 90, of Talmo. The Rev. Raymond Latty and Rev. Mark S ...
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Herman Abner Buffington, age 88 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest, Sunday, July 13, 2014. Mr. Buffington was b ...
Betty Lou Andrew (August 18, 1927
William Herbert Ramey, age 92, son of the late Virge and Mary Lloyd Ramey, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014. Herbert was born on September 29, 1921 in White County. He served his ...
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