Local Obits for Tue. Aug 5th, 2014
MARIAN HINSON CAUDELL, age 76 of Baldwin, Georgia passed to the Lord on Monday, August 05, 2014.Born in Fair Bluff, North Carolina on November 09, 1937, the sixth of nine children, ...
Mrs. Dorine Reese Aaron, age 90 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at New Horizons Limestone Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funeral serv ...
James "Jim" Summerville, age 51, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father, Don N. Summerville. He is survive ...
William "Bill" Riley, age 70, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Huey and Mary Riley; and granddaughter, ...
Mr. Wayne Wilbanks, age 66, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Wilbanks was born in Commerce to the late Dewitt and Louise Spear Wilbanks. He was ...
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