Local Obits for Fri. Aug 15th, 2014
Barbara Sturdivant, age 60 of Statham,Ga passed away Friday August 15th, 2014. Professional services entrusted to Wimberly & White Funeral Home, Commerce, Ga
Mr. Bagley joined the Army in 1942. After completing Signal Corps Technical School at Camp Crowder, Missouri, he was deployed in the Pacific where he was stationed in New Guinea as ...
Ralph Victor Loudermilk, 68, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Friday, August 15th, 2014 with his family by his side. He was preceded in death by his parents, Opal Wooten and Willis ...
Our beloved sister and friend, Sharron K Presnell,, age 57 passed away peacefully Friday, August 15, 2014 under Hospice Care. She was born in Pell City, Al., but was raised in Hial ...
Frances Hollifield Bone Moody, age 95, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Friday, August 15, 2014 following an extended illness.Mrs. Moody was born on October 1, 1919 in Clarkesv ...
Home Going Services for Mrs. Alice M. Randolph 85 of Gainesville, GA will be held Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 1:00 pm at Rucker Memorial Baptist Church, Floyd Road Gainesville, GA ...
Mrs. Nadean Kanaday Martin, age 88, of Gainesville, Ga. slipped away peacefully to join her heavenly family on Friday, August 15, 2014.Funeral services are scheduled for 11 am Wedn ...
Ruby Doska Hughes Blessing, age 99 of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, August 15, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funer ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Francine K. Jordan 87 of Maysville who passed away Saturday August 15, 2014. She was the daughter of the late Luther and Lucy Martin Kesle ...
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