Local Obits for Mon. Sep 22nd, 2014
J. Perry Hendrix, age 85 of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Monday, September 22, 2014.Mr. Hendrix was born on December 25, 1928 in Barrow County, Georgia to the late Henry Edward ...
Marvin Lee Lynch, Jr., age 52, of Clarkesville, passed away Monday, September 22, 2014, at his residence.Born in Demorest on July 12, 1962, he was a son of Marvin Lee Lynch, Sr. an ...
Ms. Betty Jean Martin, age 77, of Gainesville passed away Monday, September 22, 2014 at her residence, surrounded by family. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, September 2 ...
Mr. Joe R. Woodall, age 78, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, September 22, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, surrounded by family, following an extended illness. Funer ...
Norman Straham Ivie, age 81, Athens, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, September 20, 2014. Mr. Ivie was born on September 9, 1933, in Mountain City, Georgia, to the late James Pryo ...
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