Local Obits for Sun. Aug 3rd, 2014
Dr. Stanley William Wallace passed away at his home August 3, 2014.Born February 10, 1944 in Montgomery, Alabama, Dr. Wallace was the son of the late Dr. Stanley K. Wallace and Cl ...
Wanda Adams, age 71 of Buford, GA died Sunday, August 3, 2014 after an extended illness. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 2:00 PM at First Baptist Church, ...
Mr. Edward L. "Ricky" King, Sr. was born on February 28, 1932 to the late Mrs. Luvenia and Mr. Leonard King. He transitioned to eternal rest on Sunday, August 3, 2014.Ed ...
James Lawton Erwin, age 84 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away Sunday, August 3, 2014 at his residence.Mr. Erwin was born on September 23, 1929 in Habersham County; son of the late E ...
Bradley Wilson Jones, born September 16, 1926 in Kentucky and died August 3, 2014 in Gainesville, Ga. Bradley was 87 years old at time of death and died of natural causes. He was ...
Mrs. Dorothy L. Forrester, age 88 of Lula died Sunday, August 3, 2014 at her residence. She was born in Coweta County to the late, Edward and Blanche Vera Drake. She was a homem ...
SMSgt. Glenn Charles Atkinson (U.S.A.F., Ret.), age 76, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, August 3, 2014. Glenn was born August 8, 1937 in Weston, WV to the late Gay and Hazel Gl ...
Jeana Nicole Lindsey, 39 of Gainesville died August 3, 2014. Ward's Funeral Home, Gainesville in charge of arrangements.
Louise "Tootsie" Virgina Guyton Sosebee, 70, of Gainesville passed away on Sunday, August 3, 2014 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral S ...
Charles "Buddy" Kenneth Quinn, age 74 of Atlanta, passed away Sunday, August 3, 2014. He was of the Methodist faith and a member of local IBEW 613. He was preceded in de ...
Clay V. Stewart age 90 of Cleveland passed away Sunday, August 03, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Stewart was born February 6, 1924 in Haysville, North Carolina to the late Author and ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
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