Local Obits for Wed. Aug 19th, 2015
Virgie Morris Stephenson, age 70, of Alto, passed away on Wednesday, August 19, 2015. She was born February 11, 1945 in Augusta, GA to the late Virgil and Louise T ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Friday August 21, 2015 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Harold Thomas Ferguson age 70 of McDonough (formerly of Hall ...
Edward Garrison, 90, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at Northeast Geor ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for A.R. Fleming, age 83, of Comer who passed away on Wednesday August 19th, 2015. He was the son of the late Arrie and Clara Bell ...
Daniel Lavaughn Bradshaw, age 25, of Carnesville, passed away Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at his residence.
Born on January 12, 1990, in Elberton, Georgia, he was a son ...
Samuel R. Cassell, 88, of Montgomery, AL, passed away on August 19, 2015. He served as a Master Sergeant in the United States Air Force during World War II, Korean, and Vietnam War ...
Donald Lee Nix, age 71 of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at Friendship Nursing Home.
Mr. Nix was born on January 11, 1944, in Cleveland, Ga, to the late Cl ...
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