Local Obits for Sun. Apr 19th, 2015
Diane Everett Dunaway, age 68, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hayward J. Dunaway; and parents, Leroy and Dorothy Ev ...
Bruce Alan Hughes, age 62, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2015.
Memorial Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at Charity Baptis ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Wednesday April 22, 2015 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for John Edward Roberts, age 70 of Gainesville. Eddy McEntire will officiat ...
Funeral services for William Ronnie Wiley age 76 of Lula, Ga. will be held at 2:oo p.m., April 21, 2015 in Strickland funeral Home Chapel. Visitati ...
Lidy Juanita Hartley, age 72, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, April 19, 2015. Ms. Hartley enjoyed gardening, playing bingo, going to yard sales and shopping. She was survived ...
Dameon Malachi Roach, age 13 of 2167 Hicks Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Sunday, April 19, 2015 from injuries sustained in an accident.
A son of Marvin and Ginger ...
Mrs. Patricia Ann Crane Montgomery, 73 of Cleveland died Sunday April 19, 2015.
Born in Hall County, Mrs. Montgomery had been a resident of White County for a number of years.&n ...
Vaughn James Garrett, age 78 of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Mr. Garrett was born September 4, 1936 in Hiawassee to the lat ...
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