Local Obits for Wed. Dec 13th, 2017
Ashley Leanne Carlisle, age 22 of Gainesville, GA died suddenly Wednesday, December 13, 2017. Funeral service will be held Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 11:00 Am at The Church of ...
Kimberly Denise Chavez age 42 of Gainesville passed away Wednesday December 13. Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Saturday Ward's Funeral Home Chapel. Ward's Funeral Hom ...
Mrs. Sarah Ann Hurt, 78, of Alto, Georgia formerly of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 following an extended illness.
Funeral services will be held at 3: ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Gwendolyn Davis Glenn, age 69 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, December 13, 2017. Mrs. Glenn was born in ...
Ronald Louis Offutt, age 75, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, December 10, 2017. He was born in 1942 in Indianapolis, IN. He was of Methodist faith. He was a retired master electric ...
Mr. Paul Douglas Walters, age 62 of Mize Road, Toccoa, GA, passed away Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A son of the late Joe Mack Walters, ...
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