Local Obits for Mon. Mar 7th, 2016
Reba Nell Clark Brown, age 73, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Monday, March 7, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Mrs. Brown was born September 17, 1942 in Banks Coun ...
Inez Mantooth Long, age 90 of Cornelia, passed away Monday, March 7, 2016.
Born in Greenville, South Carolina on July 15, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Clyde and Martha W ...
Mr. Hugh Lee Parks, age 69, of Clermont, GA passed away Monday, March 7, 2016.
He was a lifelong resident of Hall County and served his country in the United States Army. ...
Funeral services are scheduled for, Hazel Ann Delong age 79 of Clermont, Ga. services will be held at 2:00pm Wednesday March 9, 2016 in Concord Baptist Church. Interment will ...
Linda Joy (Roush) Havens, 72, formerly of Dahlonega, GA died surrounded by family after a sudden illness Wednesday, March 3, 2016, at the Noble House Retirement Home in Jacksonvill ...
Mrs. Octavia Nicole Strickland, age 20, of Doraville passed away Sunday, March 6, 2016, at Piedmont Hospital following an extended illness, surrounded by her family.
Matthew Seth Woodall, 34, of Tiger, GA, passed away Monday, March 7, 2016.
He was born in Toccoa, GA and was the son of Thomas Monroe Woodall and Katie Carver Woodall. ...
Mrs. Marion Purcell Anderson, age 94 of Isbell Street, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, March 7, 2016 at Willow Gardens Personal Care Home.
A daughter of the late H ...
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