Local Obits for Thu. Feb 5th, 2015
Mrs. Frances Chandler, age 92, of Winder, Georgia passed away February 3, 2015. Born and raised in Barrow County, she was a daughter of the late Dewey H. and Desser O'Dell DeL ...
Margaret Daniel Payne, 70, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday February 4, 2015 at Embracing Hospice following a period of declining health.Born February 3, 1945 to the late Howar ...
Barbara Jane Hontz, 82, of Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday, February 05, 2015 at Lanier Place Assisted Living, Cumming, GA. She is a member of Cumming Baptist Church. She was ...
Margaret Ashworth Liddell, age 80, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2015. She was preceded in death by her parents, Vivian and J. C. Ashworth; brother, J. C. Ash ...
Susie Thompson Poole, age 82, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2015.Mrs. Poole was born on February 16, 1932 in Lula, Georgia to the late Charlie E. and Wi ...
Mr. John J. Soucie, 89, Gainesville died Thursday February 5, 2014 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later.Little & ...
Walter P. Addison, Jr., age 74 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Franklin Delano Roosevelt Fournier, age 69, of Commerce who passed away on Thursday February 5th, 2015. He was the son of the l ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary Lou Lord Shepherd, 88, of Athens, Georgia, who entered into rest Thursday February 5, 2015. Mrs. Shepherd was born in Commerce, ...
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