Local Obits for Thu. Aug 14th, 2014
Lanny Burton, age 75, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Thursday, August 14, 2014. He is survived by his children, Tim and Ann Burton, Cumming, GA, Todd Burton, Sugar Hill, GA, and ...
Walter Loyal Hosch, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, August 14, 2014, surrounded by his loving wife and children. He was preceded in death by his parents, Willis and ...
Funeral services for Andy Dodd, age 43 of Clarkesville will be held Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel with Reverend Paul Wright officiating. Int ...
Beulah Grace Garrett Penland, age 83 of Murrayville passed away August 14, 2014. Mrs. Penland was born in Blairsville, GA on March 26, 1931 to the late Lincoln D. and Martha Seabo ...
Carlette Gaddis Perez, age 67 of Oakwood, passed away Thursday, August 14, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, August 1 ...
Connie Greer of Gainesville, GA passed on Thursday, Aug.14, 2014. Gregory B. Levett & Sons Funeral Home & Crematory, 201 Morningside Dr.,Buford, GA 30518
Ida Mae Patterson Ramus age 82 of Price Rd. Gainesville,Ga. died Thursday August 14, 2014 at her residence.Funeral service is scheduled for 2 PM Sunday August 17, 2014 at the Littl ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Betty Joyce Anthony Collins, age 78 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, August 14, 2014. Mrs. Collins was born in J ...
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