Local Obits for Thu. Apr 14th, 2016
Brenda Gail Vaughan, 65, of Cumming, GA died on April 14, 2016 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. Born in Duluth GA, she was predeceased by her son, Shane.
A loving ...
William Bascom Echols, age 93 of Lula, Georgia, passed away Thursday, April 14, 2016.
Mr. Echols was born in Hall County on August 23, 1922 to the late Jane Brock and William Du ...
Mr. Allan Neal Cline “Clink” age 58 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday April 14, 2016 at his residence following an extended ...
Jean Lint, age 68, of Gainesville, GA passed away Thursday, April 14, 2016.
She was a lifelong resident of Hall County and a member of Yellow Creek Baptist Church. She was the ...
Mr. Howard Leverne Rutherford, age 85 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Ms Sarah Stringer was born on July 10, 1944 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Clinton (Myrtis Rucker) Carruth. She joined Neals Grove Baptist Church at an early age, where she served ...
Mr. Darrin Dwayne Stroud age 34 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday April 13, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following injuries sustained in an automobile accident. ...
Trent Willis was born in Gainesville, GA, he later moved to Toccoa, GA where he met his late wife Emily Simpson. He transitioned back to Gainesville as a permanent residence.. He s ...
David Reneau, age 54, of Cleveland, GA passed away on April 14, 2016 after a long battle with diabetes.
David grew up in Mesquite, TX where he found his wife of 29 yea ...
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