Local Obits for Mon. Jul 27th, 2015
Arthur “Art” C. Dover, U.S. Air Force Retired, 82, of Dawsonville passed away Monday July 27, 2015 at Sonshine Manor following an extended illness.
Born May 19, 1933 ...
Martha Leana Hardin, 81, of Dawsonville passed away Monday July 27, 2015 at her residence following a period of declining health.
Born March 11, 1934 in Atlanta to the late Oliv ...
Helen Marjorie Buchanan Howell, age 86 of Cumming, passed away on Monday, July 27, 2015. She was a member of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church. She was preceded in dea ...
Linda Joyce Henderson, age 67, of Lawrenceville passed away Monday, July 27, 2015. Mrs. Henderson was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was always very support ...
Dorothy Woodall Webb, age 90, of Cornelia, passed away Monday, July 27, 2015.
Born on September 19, 1924, in Chattanooga, Tennessee, she was a daughter of the late Lee ...
Mr. David Jeffery Evans, age 52 of Oakwood, passed away on Monday, July 27, 2015 at his residence following an extended illness.
Billy Adam Parker, age 73, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Monday, July 27, 2015. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty years, Mary Diane Parker; parents, Bill a ...
Mr. Danny Edward Pardue, age 55, of Commerce, GA died Monday, July 27, 2015 at Gentiva Hospice at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Pardue was born in Athens to the late Jo ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Deborah Elaine Patrick, age 61, of Commerce who passed away on Monday July 27th, 2015.
She was the daughter of the ...
Lamar White, age 75 of Alpharetta, passed away on Monday, July 27, 2015. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Nellie White; sister, Dallie (Vertell) Brock; grand ...
LeRoy Norris, age 75, of Cleveland went home to be with the Lord, July 27, 2015. He was born on June 25, 1940 in Gainesville, Ga. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rev. J. C ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Linda Stewart ( Fain) Mrs. Stewart died of natural causes on July 27, 2015 in Woodstock, GA. She was ...
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