Local Obits for Mon. Jun 15th, 2015
Michael Jerome Ingram, age 58, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, June 15, 2015.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence, Jr. and Jessie Ingram.
He is ...
Brenda Coley Rohletter, age 63, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, June 15, 2015. She was preceded in death by her parents, J. W. and Betty Ann Coley; and two sisters, Cath ...
Richard Larry “Rick” Jones, SR., age 54, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Monday, June 15, 2015 following an extended illness.
Mr. Jones was born on November 8, 1 ...
Paul William Wheeler, Sr., age 81, of Demorest, passed away Monday, June 15, 2015 at his residence.
Born on June 17, 1933, in Habersham County, he ...
Rev. Paul A. Wright, age 65, of Mt. Airy, passed away Monday, June 15, 2015 at his residence.
Born on March 16, 1950, in Jackson County, he was a son of James and Sara ...
vie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Linda L. Parson, 71, of Lula who passed away on Monday at the NE GA Medical Center in Gainesville. Born in Commerce ...
Philip Ronald Smith, age 55 of Gainesville, Ga Passed away on Monday June 15, 2015.
Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home.
Phillip Ronald Smith,55, of Gainesville, Ga, passed away on June 15, 2015. Funeral arrangements are as followed, Wake Service will be held Friday June 26, 2015 7-8pm, St. Joh ...
Bobby Jones, age 75, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Monday, June 15, 2015 at his home following an extended illness.
Bobby was born in Chatsworth, GA and had lived in L ...
Maureen V. Sullivan, 80, of Dahlonega. GA passed away peacefully on Monday, June 15, 2015 at her residence. She moved to Dahlonega, GA 12 years ago from Lakeland, FL.
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