Local Obits for Tue. Jul 4th, 2017
Mr. Jerry Phillip Yeomans, age 76, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Yeomans was born in Bakersfield, CA to the late Frank and Maria Lucas Yeomans. ...
Jean Lois Watson, age 88, of Bethlehem passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.
Everly Marie Arseneau, 6 weeks old, passed away on July 4, 2017 at Northside Hospital Forsyth.
Visitation will be on Friday July 7, 2017 from 12-1pm at Creekside United Methodis ...
Susan Weishaar, 62, of Sugar Hill passed. Susan was born September 10, 1954 to William and Yolanda Beers, both of Danbury, CT and originally residing at 42 Osborne Street. Susan wa ...
Robert Harrison Hummer, Jr, 73, of Sugar Hill, Georgia passed away on July 4, 2017. He was the son of the late Robert Harrison Hummer, Sr and the late Lesta F. Hummer of Millw ...
James Lewis Wilson, age 96, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, July 4, 2017.
No services will be held for Mr. Wilson.
Those wishing to express online condolences to th ...
Mr. Ronald Michael Farmer, age 70 of Oakwood, passed away on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at his residence following ...
Rose White Ashworth, age 85, of Hoschton, GA passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017.
She was preceded in death by her son-in-law, Jerry Adams. Mrs. Ashworth is survived by her childr ...
Mr. Mark Johnson 62, of Flintstone, Georgia passed away on July 4th, 2017.
Visitation will be on Saturday July 15, 2017 at McDonald and Son Funeral Home from 10am-12pm. ...
Tammy Lynn Savage, age 49, of Cleveland passed away Tuesday July 4, 2017.
Tammy was born in Augusta, Georgia onDecember 16, 1967. She was preceded indeath by her father, D ...
Mr. Benjamin "Ben" Franklin Newberry Jr., age 60 of Cleveland Georgia passed away on July 4,2017.
Benjamin was born in Hall County to Benjamin Newberry and Jeanette Su ...
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Saturday July 8, 2017 at Ward’s Funeral Home for Minnie Sutton Waldrip, age 95, of Helen. Dr. Bart McMillan will officiate. Inter ...
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