Local Obits for Thu. Jun 8th, 2017
Jack Edward Garrison, 85 of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully on Thursday June 8, 2017.
He served his country proudly in the US Army and was retired from many years of service ...
Noah B. Galloway, age 81, of Suwanee, GA passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017. He is survived by his wife of fifty-six years, Kathe Galloway, Suwanee, GA; children, Eric Ga ...
Carl S. Flury, age 89 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017.
Born in Greenwood, South Carolina on July 5, 1927, he was a son of the late Albert L. Flury and Cora Rober ...
Rev. Carlos Lopez, 64, of Gainesville, passed away June 8, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Funeral services ...
Marsha Pressley Robertson, age 42 of Murrayville, passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017 at her residence following a sudden illness.
Funeral services will be held Monday, June 12, ...
Donald George Braddell, 81, father of Gainesville resident Laurie Beth Seitz, passed away peacefully on June 8, 2017 at NEGA Medical Center after a short illness.
Mr. Br ...
James Barry Hahn, 84, of Gainesville, departed this life for his heavenly home on June 8, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, Georgia.
Barry was born Ja ...
Charles W. Galloway of Cleveland, Georgia departed this world on June 8, 2017. He grew up in northern Kentucky, and was a member of Cleveland United Methodist Church in Clevela ...
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