Local Obits for Fri. Feb 13th, 2015
Mrs. Wanda Buffington, 92, formerly of Avondale Estates, GA, passed away at Gracemont Assisted Living in Cumming, GA, Feb 11th, 2015.She was born October 30, 1922, in Pulaski Count ...
Beverly Joan Link Moore, 77, of Buford, GA died on February 13, 2015. Born in Niles, OH she was the daughter of the late Buhel and Dorothea Link. Beverly earned her BA and MA from ...
Kelly Hanson Nash, age 25, of Buford, GA formerly of Oneonta, AL passed away on February 8, 2015 in Buford, GA. He attended Auburn for four years and was employed by J. Alan Custo ...
Edell Viola Clark, age 90, passed away Friday, February 13, 2013 after a brief illness.Mrs. Clark was born on May 3, 1924 in Gumbo, Missouri to the late Ed and Marie Steiner. She l ...
Mrs. Merle D. Sims, age 83 of Gillsville, Georgia, was called home on Friday, February 13, 2015 at her residence surrounded by loved ones.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Herwig Ring, age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, February 13, 2015.Mr. Ring was born in Germany, was a veteran of t ...
Frederick "Fred" Byron Dyer, age 79, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Friday, February 13, 2015.He was born and raised in Bulloch County, graduated from GA Tech where he also ...
Jennifer Diane Rutledge, age 37, of Social Circle passed away Friday, February 13, 2015. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhom ...
Moniqua Lasha Lowery, age 41 of Austell, GA passed away on Feb. 13th. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday at Hunter Hill Baptist Church at 11am. Professional Services Entru ...
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