Local Obits for Tue. Aug 12th, 2014
Ronald Earl Weinman, age 65, of Alto, passed away Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at his residence.Born in Miami, Florida on December 23, 1948, he was a son of the late Earl and Alice We ...
William Broughton Loggins, age 95 of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, August 12, 2014. Survivors include his children, Edna (Harold) Long and Charles (Margie Ann) Loggins; 6 grandchi ...
Retired US Air Force LTC. Alton Carr Brock, age 83, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at his home following an extended illness.Mr. Brock was born on Ju ...
Katherine JoAnna Daugherty, 46 of Murrayville died Tuesday August 12, 2014 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in Lindenhurst, New York, Ms. Daugherty had lived in Hall Co ...
Randall Joe Lee, age 58, of Flowery Branch, passed away Tuesday, August 12, 2014. Graveside Services will be held 1:00 pm Monday, August 18, 2014 at Georgia National Cemetery in C ...
Mr. Charles R. Johns, age 80 of Braselton, GA, formerly of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. He is survived by his wife of fifty-seven years, Marie B. Johns ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Henley Broughton Wilkes, age 73, of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, August 12, 2014.Mr. Wilkes was born in Jefferson ...
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