Local Obits for Wed. Sep 17th, 2014
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Dwight Bradley Watkins, age 56, of Homer who passed away on September 17th, 2014.Mr. Watkins was the son of Harold and Barbara ( ...
Roy B. Tench, age 92, Alto, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 following a short illness at his residence. Mr. Tench was born on May 28, 1922 in Cornelia, Georgia ...
Sara Roach Hutchins, age 77, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Hutchins; parents, Raymond and Daisy A ...
Steven Arthur Barco, age 48, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, September 14, 2014 from an automobile accident. He is survived by his wife of two years, Monalisa Davis Barco, Bu ...
Patricia Brown Turpin, 35, of Flowery Branch passed away on September 17, 2014 at her residence following a sudden illness.Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 23, 2 ...
Forrest Harold "Bobo" Marsingill, age 71, of Commerce, GA, formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 17, 2014.He was preceded in death by his son, Ray An ...
Dot Lunsford, age 80, of Suches, GA passed away Tuesday, September 16, 2014.Dot was a lifelong resident of Suches, GA and a homemaker. She had a passion for making jelly and canni ...
Mary Alice Bolthuis, 73, of Alpharetta, GA died on September 17, 2014. Born in Fairfield, OH she was the daughter of the late William and Harriet Farinet.Mary was a dedicated, Reg ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Brenda Jane Clark, age 75 of Sautee Nacoochee. Brenda passed away Wednesday, September 17, 2014 after a lengthy batt ...
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