Local Obits for Fri. Oct 2nd, 2015
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Billie Sunday Peppers Hollis, age 64, of Jefferson, who entered into rest Friday, October 2, 2015. Ms. Hollis was born in ...
Mrs. Barbara B. Anderson, age 81, of Gainesville passed away, Friday, October 2, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by her family.
Deborah Lee Sorrow, 58, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, October 2, 2015 due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
The Homegoing service for Mrs. Arlene W. Underwood, age 76 of Gainesville, Georgia, will be held Saturday, October 10, 2015, 1:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 1810 Martin Luther K ...
Barry Phillip Journigan age 61 went to be in the arms of his Lord Thursday October 1, 2015 surrounded by his loving family after a courageous and lengthy battle against Cancer. ...
John Randle Day, 75, of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away October 2, 2015. He grew up and attended school in Pompano Beach, Fl. where he met and married his high school sweethear ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Clarence Gurley, age 102 of Sautee. Mr. Gurley passed away Friday, October 2, 2015 at Friendship Healthcare and Reh ...
Mrs. Linda Lou Hunt, age 70 of Cleveland passed away Friday, October 2, 2015. She was born in Bryson City N.C. on November 21, 1944. Mrs. Hunt worked for a number of ye ...
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