Local Obits for Wed. Sep 23rd, 2015
Mrs. Sarah Fulbright Bradley, age 87 of 139 Letourneau Drive, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at the Stephens County Hospital.
A daughter of ...
Buford L. Thompson, age 86, Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, September 23, 2015.
Mr. Thompson was born on October 13, 1928 in White County, Georgia to the late Claud ...
Imogene Williamson, 77, of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, September 23, 2015.
A lifetime resident of Hall County, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and P ...
William Lester Duncan, 90, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.
Horace Tyrone “Ty” Moye, age 72 of Buford, died Wednesday, September 23, 2015 after an extended illness. Memorial Service will be held Sunday, September 27, 2015 ...
Martha Ruth Burton McMeans age 92 of Danielsville passed away Sept. 23, 2015 at the Hill Haven Nursing Center following an extended illness.
Mrs. McMeans was born in Nashville, TN ...
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