Local Obits for Fri. Mar 4th, 2016
Miguel Jimenez, age 45, of Winder passed away Thursday, March 3, 2016. The family will receive friends 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Sunday, March 6, 2016 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel, ...
Robert W. Vasquez, 82, passed away Friday March 4, 2016.
Mr. Vasquez was born October 7, 1933 in Plainfield, New Jersey to the late William and Pauline Rose Vasquez. He li ...
Leland Randolph Anderson, age 67, of Cumming, passed away on Friday, March 4, 2016. He loved hunting and fishing and was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church. Leland worked at Ty ...
Bonnie O. Martin age 87 of Buford, GA died Friday, March 4, 2016. Funeral Service will be held Monday, March 7, 2016 at 11:00 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Rev. Jones ...
Elizabeth Phillips, age 93, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Friday, March 4, 2016.
Mrs. Phillips was born on December 12, 1922 in Newburg, New York to the late Charle ...
Mrs. Anner Bell “Lucy” Goudelock, 69, of Hazel Crest, IL, passed away Sunday, February 21, 2016, at Waterford Estates Senior Living Facility, Hazel Crest, IL, of natura ...
Claude Edgar Campbell age 60 of Gainesville Ga. died on March 4, 2016 at the Bell-Minor nursing home
from an extended illness. Claude was born on December 14, 1955 in ...
Mrs. Elizabeth “Liz” Cole, age 67, of Gainesville passed away peacefully while surrounded by her family on Friday, March 4, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center&nbs ...
John W. Grant, 83, of Gainesville, died Friday March 4, 2016 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton.
Born in Jackson County, Mr. Grant had lived in Hall County for mo ...
Mr. Daniel W.( Dan) Jarrett, age 70, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Friday, March 4, 2016 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center of Gainesville, Ga.
Mr. Jarrett was ...
Nellie Evelyn Warwick, age 87 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, March 4, 2016.
Mrs. Warwick was born July 20, 1928 in Cleveland to the late Ernest and Ethel Thomas Ledford ...
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
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.