Local Obits for Sat. Sep 12th, 2015
Mary Evelyn Dailey, age 67, of Commerce, GA, passed away Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015.
Ms. Dailey was the daughter of the late Hoyt Leachman and Rose Whitfield Leachman. She w ...
Mr. Randy Black, age 44 of Winder, passed away on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at his residence following a sudden illness.
Wilson Baden Caspari, Jr., beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, passed away in the comfort of his home and surrounded by his family on September 12, 2015 after a long ...
Michael Wayne Paulk, beloved husband and father, passed away on September 12, 2015 after a long battle with cancer. Born in Dallas, Texas on April 22, 1945, “Mike” was ...
Roy L. Garrett, age 66, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, September 12, 2015.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard and Evelyn Bagwell Garrett; and brother ...
Beulah Hunt York, age 94 of Mt. Airy, passed away Saturday, September 12, 2015.
Born in Rabun County on December 17, 1920, she was a daughter of the late Charlie Wesley and Lona ...
Joshua Thomas Nix, was born on September 12, 2015, at 11:03 am. He passed peacefully from the arms of his loving parents into his Heavenly Father’s arms the same day.&n ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Rev. Harold Crawford 84 of Commerce who passed away Saturday Sept. 12, 2015
He was a graduate of the Immanuel Baptist “ ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary Uldeen Sears, age 89, of Commerce. Mrs. Sears was the daughter of the late Mr. Walter Crumley and the late Ida Brown Crumley and ...
Virginia Ann Eidson, age 84 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, September 12, 2015 at her residence following an extended illness.
Mrs. Eidson was born March 30, 1931 in C ...
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