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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. May 22nd, 2016

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William David Burson, 54, Gainesville
Mr. William David Burson, age 54 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at New Horizons Limestone Nursing Home following an extended illness. Memorial services are ...
Charles Edward Humphries, 89, Gainesville
   Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Ward's Funeral Home for Charles E. Humphries, 89, of Gainesville. Interment wil ...
Jane Kyle Oliver, 83, Gainesville
         Mrs. Jane Kyle Oliver, 83, of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at her residence following an extended illness. & ...
Edwin Roger Suggs, 77, Gainesville
  Mr. Edwin (Roger) Suggs, age 77, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2016.           Graveside services w ...
Clifton Lee Wingo, 78, Gainesville
  Mr. Clifton Lee Wingo, age 78, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.        &n ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Nellie Faye “Little Gal” Lee, age 69, of Jefferson, who passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2016. Mrs. Lee was born in Jeffers ...
Philip Ramseur Elam, 65, Hoschton
Philip Ramseur Elam, age 65, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, May 22, 2016. A memorial service will be held at a later date.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30 ...

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Thomas Leroy Haulk, 69, Ellijay
Mr. Thomas Leroy Haulk, age 69 of Ellijay, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at his residence following a brief illness.           ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
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