Local Obits for Sun. Sep 21st, 2014
Mr. Ervin "Buck" Oliver, age 49, of Alto, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 21, 2014, after an extended battle with cancer.Buck was born in Hall County on Janua ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Wednesday September 24, 2014 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Mr. Ernest W. Reed, age 104 of Gainesville. The Rev. Maitland LaFo ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Wednesday September 24, 2014 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Mrs. Evelyn McConnell Lord age 87 of Gainesville. The Rev. James Ha ...
Mr. Richard Willis Walley, Sr., age 70, of Flowery Branch, passed away Sunday, September 21, 2014. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at the Chapel ...
Mr. Michael Nicholas (Bubba) Wilbanks, age 31 of Commerce died Sunday, September 21, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Wilbanks was born in Commerce to Michael and Bre ...
Vladimir Peysakhovich, age 85 of Atlanta, GA died Sunday, September 21, 2014 following an extended illness. A Graveside Service will be held Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 11:00 AM ...
Eloise Ruby Ledford, age 83 of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, September 21, 2014 at her residence. Mrs. Ledford was born October 2, 1930, in Cleveland to the late Eugene and Ruby P ...
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