Local Obits for Mon. Jul 3rd, 2017
Sharon Leone Studley of Cumming, GA, died Monday the 3rd of July 2017. She was 77 years old. She was the daughter of Joseph T. Heiser and Leone E. Hildenbrand
Born o ...
Elizabeth Mary Reed, age 23 of Hoschton, GA died suddenly on Monday July 3, 2017. Funeral service will be held Monday, July 10, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, ...
Jimmy Leamon Coleman, age 64, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Monday, July 3, 2017 following an extended illness.
Mr. Coleman was born on December 18, 1952 in ...
Mrs. Vannessa Clark was born November 16, 1961 to the late Willie B. Hudson and Larie Hill Hudson. She attended Hall County Schools. Vannessa worked at the Bell-Minor Nursing Home ...
Mrs. Jimmie Sue Baxley, age 79, of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, July 3, 2017 at The Oaks of Limestone following an extended illness.
Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Mr. Oliver “Buddy” Hulsey, Jr., 69 of Lula died Monday July 3, 2017 at his residence following an extended illness.
Born in Commerce, Georgia, Mr. Hulsey was the son ...
Mr. Jerry Adrian Shipman, age 50 of Gainesville, passed away on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.
Funeral services will be he ...
Mr. Randall Gene Tanner, age 64 of Murrayville, passed away on Monday, July 3, 2017 at his residence following a sudden illness.
Funeral services are scheduled for Fri ...
Mrs. Mary Nell Harwell, age 75, of Nicholson, GA died Monday, July 3, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Harwell was born in Center to the late Curtis and Doris Dailey Wood. She was a mem ...
Mr. Thomas Edward Hooper, 64, of Braselton, passed away Monday, July 3, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm in the chapel of Memor ...
Mr. Hilburn Lee Evans, age 93, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Monday, July 3, 2017 at Northeast GA Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.
Mr. Evans was born in Cherokee County to the ...
Funeral services for Jerry Adams age 65 of Oldfort, Tenn. will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday July 6, 2017 in Wahoo Baptist Church.
Interment will be in the churc ...
Jeremy Crow, of Clayton passed away Monday, July 3, 2017 at his residence one week prior to his 41st birthday.
The family will receive friends from 6-8:00 P.M. Saturday a ...
Mr. James Talmadge Pace, age 69 of Kristy’s Path Drive, Eastanollee passed away Monday, July 3, 2017 at his residence.
A son of the late James Heisure Pace and A ...
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